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Tariff amendments in part 1 and in part 3 of schedule no. 1 in relation to plastic bags

24 November 2014   (0 Comments)
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Tariff amendments in Part 1 and in Part 3 of Schedule No. 1 in relation to plastic bags and environmental levy

Part 1 of Schedule No. 1

Part 1 of Schedule No. 1 (Plastic Bags) - Amendment to include thermoplastic materials under the compulsory specifications for plastic bags and flat bags as recommended by the National Regulator of Compulsory Specifications (VC 8087/2013)

  • Insertion of tariff subheadings 3923.21.07, 3923.21.17, 3923.29.40 and 3923.29.50
  • Deletion of tariff subheadings 3923.21.05, 3923.21.15, 3923.29.05 and 3923.29.15

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This Notice is effective for the period 1 December 2014 up to and including 31 December 2014 only.

Additional Note 3 to Chapter 39 will be amended through Gazette (GG 38240) on 28 November 2014 and with effect from 1 December 2014. 

The new tariff subheadings will be amended through Gazette 38240 to reflect the EFTA rates that will come into effect on 1 January 2015.

Part 3A of Schedule No. 1

Part 3A of Schedule No. 1 (Environmental Levy) - Amendment to reflect the changed tariff subheadings (see Notice R.922) to include thermoplastic materials under compulsory specifications for plastic bags and flat bags as recommended by the National Regulator of Compulsory Specifications (VC 8087/2013)

  • Insertion of items 147.01.01, 147.01.03, 147.01.05 and 147.01.07
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