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  712 (except 7124) Road transport services 11F

Measures Applicable at this Level
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NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Animal Transport Vehicles and Containers to be adequately equipped to transport live animalsAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Animal Transport Vehicles and Containers to have sign affixed to them indicating that they are transporting live animalsOther measuresMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Approval required for the transportation of dangerous materialsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Approval to be sought from the Ministry of Public Works and Transport for operating special transportAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Compliance with relevant regulations required for the transportation of dangerous materialsPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Conditions to be met to establish a Land Traffic Business Related EnterpriseLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLAW ON LAND TRAFFIC (Amended) No. 23/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Drivers required to display good road etiquetteAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Drivers required to not have any convictions resulting from traffic violations which result in an accidentAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Drivers required to respect national laws and regulationsPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Establishment of a Land Traffic Business related EnterpriseAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Public Works and TransportLAW ON LAND TRAFFIC (Amended) No. 23/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Establishment of Branch of Road Transport EnterpriseAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Establishment of Logistical ZonesAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Establishment of Public Bus Ticket Selling ShopAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Establishment of Vehicle Rest AreaAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Goods containers and vessels not to be used to transport living organisms and other products which may harm the food stuff and crops being transportedProhibitionMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Health Inspections and Certification required for the transportation of live animalsAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Land Transport Enterprises (transport of passenger, goods, freight forwarding and logistics) Establishment requires capital and real property facilitiesLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Land Transport Enterprises (transport of passenger, goods, freight forwarding and logistics) Establishment requires compliance with relevant national legislationPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Land Transport Enterprises (transport of passenger, goods, freight forwarding and logistics) Establishment requires experience in the operation of land transport businessLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Land Transport Enterprises Establishment requires professional ethics in road transportAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Public Works and TransportLaw on Land Transport (Amended version) No. 24/NA, dated 12 December 201231-12-9999
Level 0 and Level 1 Measures Also Applicable
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NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Approved lease or concession of state owned land is zonedZoning restrictionsLand inspection AuthorityInstruction As regards the implementation of decree on state-owned land approval for lease or concession No. 20/PMO.NLMA, dated 9 April 201031-12-9999
Capital requirement by foreigners for investment in general business.Minimum capital requirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Duration for Business Establishment or Project OperationNumerical restrictions (duration license)Land inspection AuthorityPrime Minister’s Decree on the Leasing of State Land No. 135/PM, dated 25 May 200931-12-9999
Investment Approval ProceduresAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Limitation placed on duration of land lease for foreignersNumerical restrictions (duration license)Land inspection AuthorityAmended Land Law No. 04/NA, dated 21 October 200331-12-9999
Prohibition of sending Lao labor overseas in dangerous work conditionsProhibitionMinistry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for acquisition of land use rights to be determined on 3 basesLand Ownership Land inspection AuthorityAmended Land Law No. 04/NA, dated 21 October 200331-12-9999
Requirement for approval for lease or concession of state owned landAuthorization / permit requirements Land inspection AuthorityInstruction As regards the implementation of decree on state-owned land approval for lease or concession No. 20/PMO.NLMA, dated 9 April 201031-12-9999
Requirement for approval for transferring concession rights or sharesAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentDecree on the Implementation of the Investment Promotion Law No. 119/PM, dated 20 April 201131-12-9999
Requirement for approval to grant lease or concession of State land which must specify land use objctivesAdministrative RequirementsLand inspection AuthorityPrime Minister’s Decree on the Leasing of State Land No. 135/PM, dated 25 May 200931-12-9999
Requirement for authorisation to use rights acquired from land lease or land concession as collateralAuthorization / permit requirements Land inspection AuthorityPrime Ministerial Decree on the Implementation of the Land Law No. 88/PM, dated 3 June 200831-12-9999
Requirement for branches of foreign legal entity to be registeredAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Requirement for business cooperation contract to be declared and certifiedAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion No. 02/NA, dated 8 July 200931-12-9999
Requirement for business operators not to engage in anticompetitve conductProhibitionBusiness competition commissionLaw on Business Competition No. 60/NA, dated 14 July 201531-12-9999
Requirement for change of ownership of trademark to be recordedPerformance requirements (non-mandatory)Science Technology and Environment AgencyDecree on Trademarks No. 06/PM, dated 18 January 199531-12-9999
Requirement for consumer protection organisaitons to provide information on dangerous goods and servicesAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Industry and CommerceConsumer Protection Law No. 02/NA, dated 30 June 201031-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsNationality (for services supplier)Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for establishment of recruitment service enterprises to be based on meeting technical requirementsLicensing (based on experience, track record, technical requirements, and/or other)Ministry of Labour and Social WelfareAmended Labour Law No. 43/NA, dated 24 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement for fee in the form of warranty to be deposited to conduct concession investmentFeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecree on the Implementation of the Investment Promotion Law No. 119/PM, dated 20 April 201131-12-9999
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