Hariharbhawan, Lalitpur, Nepal
 Contact No.: +977-1-5010111/5524352
 Fax : +977-1-5553798
 E-mail: info@npponepal.gov.np

Published Date : 2018-10-08 (Modified Date : 2019-01-11)

National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO) Section

  • Work as the secretariat of National Plant Protection Organization
  • Prepare the list of regulated pests
  • Provide information on the regulated pests to the other organizations
  • Prepare the phytosanitary health standards and their implementation for the plant and plant products to be imported or exported.
  • Prepare the guidelines for the inspection, testing and treatment of the plant and plant products, biological control agents, beneficial organisms and other products and their implementation.
  • To identify endangered areas and protect, or cause to be protected, plants and plant products in such areas through quarantine process
  • To prescribe terms and restrictions relating to the trafficking and use of plants and plant products, biological control agents and beneficial organisms
  • To act as a national coordinator for activities relating to plants and plant products, biological control agents and beneficial organisms
  • To make coordination with phyto-sanitary bodies of other countries and make understandings on the recognition of each other's permits and phyto-sanitary certificates