This is the procedure of the application for the Pre-Arrival Assessment at CAMCONTROL, a department of the Ministry of Commerce (MoC).

The Pre-Arrival Assessment is requiredfor all imports and issued for the following categories of products:

  • Food
  • Chemicals
  • Drugs
  • Electric and Electronic Equipment

No official document is issued as a result of this process other than the application being stamped by CAMCONTROL to give the authorization.

The imported should then present the authorized application letter with all other supporting documents to CAMCONTROL at the border where CAMCONTROL will, in all cases, inspect the goods.

Place for submitting application

The application must be made at CAMCONTROL Headquarters in Phnom Penh.

Ministry of Commerce

Cambodia Import Export Inspection and Fraud Repression Directorate-General (CAMCONTROL)

Address: #50Eo, Street 144, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Person of Contact Name:

Person of Contact Tel:



Note 1

Application form in a pre-prescribed format to apply for Pre-Arrival Authorization.

Note 2

Supporting documents are:

·        Commercial Invoice

·        Packing List

·        Bill of Lading

Note 3

The fee for the Pre-Arrival Assessment is KHR 60,000

Note 4

The application form is Form is stamped and endorsed by CAMCONTROL DDG to indicate that authorization has been given.

Note 5

Receipt for fees paid.

Note 6

Present the approved form and supporting documents to CAMCONTROL at the border when the goods arrive.