Information For Importers

Single Window System

The SINGLE-WINDOW system will prompt 4 SON Services to choose from. These are:

  • Certificates/Permits List
  • Search certificates
  • Simulate SON transaction
  • Activate SONCAP/Product Certificate

The introduction of the online system facilitates the enforcement of the SONCAP certification process.

All products are regulated under the SONCAP Structure with the exception of those products that are listed in the CBN circular as below:

  • Food Products
  • Drugs (Medicines)
  • Medical Products (other than equipment and machines)
  • Chemicals used as Raw Material by bonifide manufacturers
  • Military Ware and Equipment
  • Goods classified as contraband by the Federal Government of Nigeria
  • Used products other than automobiles

SONCAP Contact Details

Standards Organisation of Nigeria
Northern Business District
Plot 13/14 Victoria Arobieke St
Off Admiralty Way
Lekki Peninsula Scheme 1
Lagos, Nigeria
Manager: Oluseyi Ogundeji

T: +234 (01) 271 3141/43
F: +234 (01) 271 3142
E: info@soncap.com

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