Agricultural Manufacturers Act

Responsible agency

Ministry of Agriculture

Available concessions

  • No customs duties (machinery, tools, fixtures, supplies, construction materials)
  • No inward tonnage and light dues for vessels containing cargo consisting exclusively of construction materials for registered agricultural factory
  • No outward tonnage dues

Duration of concessions

  • Customs duties (on construction materials): once only, at time of registration, subject to limited exceptions
  • Customs duties on raw materials: as prescribed by the Minister with responsibility for Agriculture

Other requirements

  • Customs bond
  • Declaration that articles to be used solely for an agricultural factory

Tariff Act

Responsible Agency

  • Ministry of Agriculture

Available concessions

  • Customs duty exemptions on materials and equipment


Duration of concessions

  • Subject to approval of the Minister for Agriculture