There are some requirements with regards to conducting import/export of processed wood and non-timber forest product; these requirements include:

·        Apply for export/import quota

·        Apply for export/import license

·        Apply for transportation permit


This document shows the application process for Transportation Permit for Export-Import of Processed Wood and Non-timber Forest Product.

Place for submitting application

Applicant may go directly to the Dept. of Industrial Forestry and International Cooperation (D.IFIC) of the Forestry Administration, which is the MAFF’s technical agency in charge of issuing all types of CLPs above. D.IFIC has administration office inside the department’s building.

Applicant would go directly to this administration office to inquire about the service, get sample application forms, submit, pay fee, and collects the requested all types of authorization documents. There may be chances that applicant is advised to deal directly with the technical office, which is Commerce and Forestry Certificate Office of D.IFIC.


Address of the Dept. of Industrial Forestry and International Cooperation:


Forestry Administration

Address: #40, Norodom Blvd., Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Person of Contact Name: H.E. Ham Saravuth (Chief of Commerce and Forestry Certificate Office)

Person of Contact Tel: (855) 12 826842



Note 1

Applicant can get sample application form at the Administration Office of D.IFIC. It is not a form actually; rather a Letter of Application so applicant may draft it by himself but should consult with the Administration Office on the format and what is to be included in the letter.

Note 2

Applicant can assign a representative to submit application and go through the required application process on his behalf. In this case, Power Attorney or authorization letter is also needed to include into the application.


Supporting Documents include:

  • Export-Import License for Processed Wood and Non-timber Forest Product
  • Customs permit


If applicant submits copied version of any supporting documents that is relevant to applicant’s identification including Business Registration Certificate and Tax Registration Certificate, it is normal requirement that these copied documents be certified by competent authorities first.

Note 3

Internal process starts from technical office inside the department and go through several consideration and approval process by relevant officers/offices in institutional hierarchy order. After primarily approving the application, FA through D.IFIC will advise applicant to come paying the service fee.

Note 4

Service fee is 40.000 KHR

Note 5

This permit has details of product specification, amount and its validity. Applicant may bring identification documents of himself and application filing receipt/payment receipt when he comes to collects the permit.