What is Certificate of Origin?

A Certificate of Origin (C/O) is an official document used to certify the products originated, wholly obtained, produced or manufactured in a country. It is generally an integral part of import documents required by the imported countries.

At the time of carrying out the formalities for exporting the products under preferential treatment, the exporter or his authorized representative shall submit a written application for the Certificate of Origin together with appropriate supporting documents proving that the products to be exported qualify for the issuance of a Certificate of Origin.

There are two type of Certificate of Origin:

  • Non-Preferential
  • Preferential

How to apply for CO?

The exporters need to apply for C/O at the Export-Import Department, Ministry of Commerce. The procedures of the application for Certificate of Origin could be found in Prakas No 3198 on Certificate of Origin Issuance Procedures for all forms.

ឯកសារ​តម្រូវ​ផ្អែក​តាម​ប្រកាស៣១៩៨ ប្រការ២

How much must I pay?

Generally, Public Service and Administrative Fee. The payment is illustrated as below:

For garment products over 2,000 PCS or Footwear under 200 PRS:

C/O Admin Fee
Form N 154,000.00 KHR
Form A 235,000.00 KHR
Other Form 235,000.00 KHR

For garment products under 2,000 PCS or Footwear under 200 PRS:

C/O Admin Fee
FormN 73,000.00 KHR
Form A 93,200.00 KHR
Other Form 93,200.00 KHR

For agricultural products and handicraft, Admin Fee is free.

ប្រកាស​​រួមលេខ ១២១៧ សហវ.ប្រក រវាង​​ក្រសួង​​សេដ្ឋកិច្ច​ និង​​ហិរញ្ញ​វត្ថុ​ និង​​ក្រសួង​​ពាណិជ្ជកម្ម ស្តី​​ពី​​ការ​​ផ្តល់​​សេវា​​សាធារណៈ​​របស់​​ក្រសួង​ពាណិជ្ជ​កម្ម

Prakas No 1217 between Ministry of Economic and Finance with Ministry of Commerce on Admin Fee.