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Obtain ordinary membership certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Register with AFA IMIS Portal  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export licence  (4) expand_more expand_less
Register as an exporter  (5) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration letter  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain fruit quality inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EU certificate of origin  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain customs entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain phytosanitary certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export certificate  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Testing of samples
(last modified: 21/06/2022)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Laboratory Facility

What do I get?

Oil content analysis report
Laboratory analysis and evaluation sheet

Time frame

The time taken to carry out analysis will depend on the number of samples.
Attention at counter: Min.   1h. - Max.   2h.

Legal justification

1. Agricultural Food Authority Act (2013)
Agricultural Food Authority Act (2013)
Section 4
2. Crops Act (2013)
Crops Act (2013)
Sections 6, 8, 13

Additional information

The exporter will be required to ensure the samples are analysed in a laboratory facility within a registered pachkhouse. Upon completion of the testing of the samples, the trader will be issued with an oil content analysis report, and the laboratory analysis and evaluation sheet. The exporter will then be required to submit the report to AFA HCD to facilitate issuance of an inspection report.

Who certified this information ?

Wilfred YAKO, Senior Horticulture Officer, 18/03/2019

Recourse: AFA Horticultural Crops Directorate (HCD)

Entity in charge

AFA Horticultural Crops Directorate (HCD)

Mazao Road, P.O. Box 42601, Nairobi 00100
Tel: +254 202 088 469 / +254 202 131 560
Email: directorhcd@afa.go.ke, info@afa.go.ke
Website: http://www.agricultureauthority.go.ke/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Regulations & Compliance Department (HCD)

Mon: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Josephine Simiyu

Deputy Director, Regulations & Compliance
Tel: +254 203 532 898/7
Email: jnatecho@afa.go.ke, jnatecho@gmail.com
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