A public consultation on the rules and regulations on importation of fresh chilled/frozen fish and fishery/aquatic products for human consumption shall be conducted on:

Luzon – February 8, 2023

Visayas – February 15, 2023

Mindanao – February 22, 2023

The hybrid public consultation shall be held through in-person and virtual platforms from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Kindly register on or before February 7, 2023 at (virtual meeting link). A copy of the proposed regulation shall be made publicly available at the BFAR Central Office website and BFAR Regional Offices websites no later than January 31, 2023.

For inquiries, you may contact the Fisheries Inspection and Quarantine Division at cellphone numbers 09985587859 and 09190014318 or at and

All interested parties are encouraged to participate in the consultations.