Livestock farmers in the country are requested to keep a close watch on the health of their animals after feeding Karma Feeds and report any untoward incidents to the nearest DoL or BAFRA office for further investigation.

FORMS

Animal Biosecurity

  1. Application for import of fresh livestock products for commercial purpose
  2. Application form for import of day-old chicks and hatching eggs
  3. Application for import of fresh and frozen chicken meat
  4. Application for import of fresh livestock products for personal use
  5. Application for import of live animal for breeding
  6. Application for import of livestock for processing
  7. Application for import of ornamental fishes
  8. Application for import of Pets
  9. Application for import of Poultry and Animal Feeds
  10. Application for import of poultry birds
  11. Application for import of processed livestock products
  12. Application for import of Table eggs
  13. Application for Zoosanitary Certificate for export of livestock products
  14. Application for Zoosanitary certificate for export of pet animals
  15. Companies in India registered with BAFRA for supply of Animal Feeds
  16. Companies in India/Bangladesh registered with BAFRA for supply of poultry products and Fish/Fish Products

Plant Biosecurity

  1. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application for seed certification
  2. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application for import of seed,plants, plant products
  3. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application form for in-country movement permit of plant, plant products
  4. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application for issuance of Phytosanitary Certificate
  5. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application for issuance of excport certificate for Corydycep
  6. BAFRA-IS-FM- Application form for import of agrochemicals +

Food Safety

  1. Application form for Licensing of food Business
  2. Medical screening for Food handlers
  3. Application Form for Import of Seaweeds
  4. Food Sample Submission Form
  5. NFTL Customer Feedback Form

Biosafety

  1. Application Form for import of GMOs-LMOS for Food-Feed processing
  2. Application form for import of GMOs-LMOs for products derived from GMOs-LMOs

Certification

  1. BAFRA-CS: APPLICATION FORM FOR FOOD PRODUCT CERTIFICATION
  2. BAFRA-CS: INITIAL QUESTIONNAIRE FORM FOR FACTORY ASSESSMENT
  3. BAFRA-CS: APPLICATION FORM FOR BHUTANGAP CERTIFICATION
  4. BAFRA-CS: INITIAL QUESTIONNAIRE FORM FOR BHUTANGAP FARM ASSESSMENT
  5. BAFRA-CS: APPLICATION FORM FOR ORGANIC CERTIFICATION
  6. BAFRA-CS: INITIAL QUESTIONNAIRE FORM FOR ASSESSMENT OF ORGANIC FARM
  7. BAFRA-CS: CERTIFICATION AGREEMENT FORM
  8. BAFRA-CS: REQUEST FORM FOR LAB ANALYSIS
  9. BAFRA-CS: APPLICATION FORM FOR LABORATORY RECOGNITION
  10. BAFRA-CS: FORM FOR FEEDBACK FROM THE CLIENT
  11. BAFRA-CS: APPLICATION FORM FOR RENEWAL OF CERTIFICATION

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SERVICES

Import of animals/plants and their products are allowed into the country with prior approval and obtaining Import Permit from BAFRA. At arrival at the point of entry, the consignment intended for import must be accompanied with a Phytosanitary Certificate for plant consignment and Zoo-sanitary Certificate for animal consignment...more

The primary mandates of Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority (BAFRA) is to implement effective biosecurity measures to protect the agriculture farming system including animal health, and public health from risks of entry, establishment and spread of exotic and or notifiable pests and diseases. Thus, a major role is placed...more

BAFRA facilitates the export of plant and plant products by issuing the certificates as per the requirements of the importing country following the procedure below...more

BAFRA issues food handlers license after a health interview, training on food safety, and signing an undertaking that the food handler and all those under their supervision avoid themselves from handling food under certain conditions of illness as listed below...more

A person who intends to operate a food business requires a food safety license from BAFRA. BAFRA issues food safety licence to a food business that complies with BAFRA GHP/GMP Criteria  for Licensing of food business. To obtain a food safety licence...more

To provide food testing services to the regulators, food businesses and the general public, National Food Testing Laboratory was established, and it has following testing facilities..more

BAFRA provides product certification services to support the farmers, industries and commerce in Bhutan for market access and trade facilitation. BAFRA implements product certification in conformity with ISO IEC 17065:2012 to provide a third party mark of certification. Our certification services will enable you...more


BAFRA SYSTEMS

1. Bhutan Biosafety Clearing House (BBCH)
2. Regulated Plant Pests and Diseases Database
3. Laboratory Information Management System

4. Bhutan Bio-security and Food Safety System

5. SPS Portal

NATIONAL

  1. Ministry of Agriculture and Forests
  2. Ministry of Economic Affairs
  3. Ministry of Education
  4. Ministry of Finance
  5. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  6. Ministry of Health
  7. Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs
  8. Ministry of Information and Communications
  9. Ministry of Labour Human Resources
  10. Ministry of Works and Human Settlement
  11. Royal Civil Service Commission
  12. Royal Audit Authority
  13. Bhutan Standards Bureau
  14. Drug Regulatory Authority
  15. G2C
  16. Election Commission of Bhutan
  17. Anticorruption Commission

INTERNATIONAL

  1. Codex Alimentarius Commission
  2. International Plant Protection Convention
  3. Internal Organization for Animal Health
  4. World Health Organization
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations
  6. World Food Programme

Archives

Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Post Box: 1071, 

Thimphu, Bhutan, Tel: +975-02-327031/325790 Fax: +975-02-327032/335540