MADE IN RWANDA
MADE IN RWANDA
Made In Rwanda (MIR) Logo Certification
About the Made in Rwanda (MIR) Logo
The Made in Rwanda policy provides for a logo that acts as a symbol of quality assurance. The logo is displayed on products and is granted when the product fulfills the set requirements. The MIR logo is a certification mark that is protected and only companies meeting minimum certification standards in their line of business are allowed to access the logo for their branding.
The Minister of Trade and Industry in the announcement Ref: 572/15.04.01/IND.IND/2019 of 01/04/2019 mandated RSB to implement the 3rd pillar of MIR Policy which is “Improving Quality”. Hence was requested to “receive and assess applications for MIR logo, issue MIR logo and monitor the use of MIR logo”
1. Criteria for acquiring Made In Rwanda Logo
The following are criteria to acquire the Made in Rwanda logo:
Certificate of company registration
Certificate of Brand name registration
Compliance with Rules of Origin as applied in Rwanda
Product compliance with standards, statutory and regulatory requirements
2. Benefit of acquiring Made in Rwanda Logo
Fight against product falsification and counterfeiting.
The highly protected logo embodies technological patterns for product genuineness traceability.
It is a powerful marketing tool
Increases competitiveness in tenders as per the requirement of the notion of exclusive preference for MIR products as per the Law No.62/2018 of 25/08/2018 Governing Public Procurement
Consumers can digitally track the product and report fake products in the retail market.
3. Process of acquiring Made in Rwanda Logo
How to apply for the Made in Rwanda logo:
You can apply for Made in Rwanda logo services by visiting the online service portal at https://portal.rsb.gov.rw/index.php
From the Services page
1. You will be presented with a list of all services available. Click on Apply For Made In Rwanda Certification button. This will prompt you to log in. Proceed as per number 2.
From the Dashboard
2. This requires you to be logged in to your account. Click on Apply For Made In Rwanda Certification button
Create an account or log in if you already have an account.
Once you have logged in to your account, you need to select the service (Made In Rwanda Certification), you will be presented with an application, whereby you are required to complete it with the requested information to proceed.
Notiﬁcations will appear at the top of the overview tab to show you all the missing information.
Once you have provided all the necessary information, the application is now ready to be submitted. Click on Submit Application.
menya uko wasaba ikirango cya made in Rwanda (Youtube Link: www.youtube.com/watch )
track and trace system(link: https://marks.rsb.gov.rw/login# )
track and trace user guide(PDF attachment : http://rsb.gov.rw/fileadmin/user_upload/files/pdf/MIR/LOCAL_MANUFACTURER_USER_GUIDE.pdf )
quality mark serial number verification(link: https://marks.rsb.gov.rw:8443/RSB_WEB_SERVICE_V1/home )
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