About us

Pesticides Control Board was established by the Pesticides (Amendment) Act, 2018 to control and manage the importation, exportation, manufacture, distribution, storage, use and disposal of pesticides in Malawi. As a state[1]owned professional provider of pesticides management and related services in Malawi, PCB was initially operating as a department in the MoA. As a regulator of pesticides in the country, PCB is also a co-Designated National Authority (DNA) of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm convetion.


To regulate pesticides life cycle through registration, issuance of permits, licences and enforcement in order to protect human and animal life and the environment.

To control and manage pesticides at all lifecycle stages in Malawi.
Core Values
Strategic Objectives

Contact Us

The Registrar,
Pesticides Control Board
Off-Thyolo Road,
Bvumbwe Agricultural Research Station,
P.O. Box 51300,
Tel: (+265)997-967-203 / 0887-030-517
Email: registrar@pesticidesboardmw.com

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