The Standards (Import Inspection) Regulations, SIIR, was published on the 12th September 2008 in the Botswana Gazette and its implementation started on the 1st April 2009. The main purpose of SIIR is to prevent and reduce the dumping of prescribed products into the Botswana market with the objective of protecting the consumer from health hazardous products and potential deceptive practices.
All SIIR prescribed products imported into Botswana must be inspected by BOBS or by a body that has been recognized by BOBS through the SIIR Recognition Scheme. Sunchine Inspection is the recognized inspection body by BOBS to carry out inspection and issue the Certificate of Compliance for regulated goods shipped to Botswana.
There are 5 types of goods listed in as regulated goods under SIIR Scheme.
- Fire Safety
- Tyres and Safety Glass
- Food and Agriculture
- Electrical and electronic products
- Chemical products
The process of CoC scheme Sunchine Inspection is as below:
For more question, pls send message, pls contact Ms. Daisy Zhu for the details.