Planning, formulating and implementing policies related to trade and industrial development of the country and with the appropriate government agency acting based on current MITI policies, especially involving imported goods and non-exempt materials and building products that are listed in the Fourth Schedule of the Customs (Prohibited Imports) 2012.
Customs (Prohibition Of Imports) Order 2012 - Fourth Schedule.
Goods which may not be imported into Malaysia except conforming to the Malaysian Standard and/or other standards approved by the Malaysian Authorities and in the manner provided.
That the import is accompanied by a certificate of approval or a letter of exemption issued by or on behalf of Chief Executive of Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB).
DEPARTMENT OF STANDARDS MALAYSIA
The Department of Standards Malaysia (STANDARD MALAYSIA) is the national standards and accreditation body of Malaysia.
Established on 28 August 1996, the Department of Standards Malaysia (STANDARDS MALAYSIA) is an agency under the ambit of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI).
Over the years, STANDARDS MALAYSIA assumed a statutory role in standardisation and accreditation and in performing its duties and functions, is governed by Standards of Malaysia Act 1996 (Act 549).