Needed for Overseas Suppliers of Scrap Material Imports
Implementation Details of the Registration
Scheme Concerning Overseas Suppliers of Waste Material
Imports, promulgated and implemented by the General
Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and
Quarantine (AQSIQ), make it mandatory for foreign enterprises,
including those in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, which
export waste material to the mainland to apply for registration
with AQSIQ. Those which fail to obtain registration
will not be allowed to export waste material to China,
nor will their requests for inspection and quarantine
be accepted by the departments concerned. This new rule
is believed to ensure that imported wastes will comply
with the environmental protection standards as well
as other mandatory requirements and technical regulations
of the state.
The following are the prerequisites for overseas companies
wishing to apply for registration according to the implementation
After pre-evaluation, applicants found to comply with the
requirements will be continued and enter into the evaluation step.
AQSIQ will then form an evaluatoin group to assess the applicants.
2. The category list of scrap materials and their HS codes:
Note: If the HS code of your product is in this list, you are required to register in AQSIQ as scrap supplier.
3. Applicant enterprise needs to submit all following
17 kinds of paper documents:
Note: All documents must be in Chinese or in Chinese/Foreign Language bilingual version. The official seal and
legal owner's signature of the applicant enterprise must be born on every document. Photocoies are invalid.
4. If any one of following situations
happened, the registration application will be denied:
5. Registration Evaluation and Approval:
Within 30 days after receiving the registration application materials in paper format, AQSIQ will make the decision whether or not to accept the application:
6. Follow-up Administration:
1. The registration certificate will be valid for three years. The applicant could apply to AQSIQ for renewal
at least three months before its expiration date.
7. Renewing Registration:
4.Application for renewal can be submitted on the AQSIQ's official website http://scrap.eciq.cn/ electronically, and the paper documents must be submitted to AQSIQ within 15 days after online submission.