Export Documentation

Arab Certificate of Origin

An Arab Certificate of Origin is issued for goods that are being sold and permanently exported to Arab League countries.

Arab League countries:

  • Algeria
  • Bahrain
  • Djibouti
  • Iraq
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Mauritania
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Somalia
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Tunisia
  • UAE
  • Yemen

What documents do I need to support my application?

  • Commercial invoice and packing list
  • Transport document if issued retrospectively
  • If the goods are of foreign origin, we will also require commercial documentary proof such as a copy of the Certificate of Origin provided by the manufacturer, a manufacturer’s commercial invoice and a supplier declaration on company headed paper

Log on your Ecert account, select the Arab Certificate of Origin, complete the form and upload your supporting documents.

Only option available is Standard as once printed the forms will be despatched to the Agent Chamber of Commerce (Black Country) where they will then be forwarded to the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce in London, relevant Embassies and Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Original documents (Arab Certificate of Origin and commercial invoice) will be certified and legalised.

Process will take approximately 2 weeks.