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Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of no objection for milk and milk products (VS12)  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit for milk and milk products  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import health certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import standardization mark (ISM)  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (10) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS final release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA final release  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Submit certificate of conformity for validation
(last modified: 12/10/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) (JKIA)

Airport South Road (Swissport Cargo Complex), Nairobi
Tel: +254 203 566 631 / +254 206 123 033 953
Email: info@kebs.org
Website: www.kebs.org

Unit in charge

Station 2 (Room 227) (KEBS) (JKIA)

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

Ruth Maina

Customer Care Officer, SGS
Tel: 0792 326 534
Email: RuthMaina@sgs.com

What do I get?

Validated certificate of conformity

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
KEBS consignment document (copy)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of conformity (COC) (copy)
For more information on how to obtain a COC, click here.
A list of the products exempted from the COC is avalable in Annex 2 of the Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVoC) manual.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Import declaration form (IDF) (copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearance entry (copy)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  20mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. Legal Notice 183 of 2019 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order
Legal Notice 183 of 2019 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order
Sections 3, 5, 6, 7
2. Standards Act
Standards Act
Section 4
3. The East African Community Statutory Instruments Supplement
The East African Community Statutory Instruments Supplement
Section 7

Additional information

Products with a defined and marked shelf life are required to have a remaining shelf life on importation of at least 75% for food stuffs and 50% for chemica products.

Who certified this information ?

Emmanuel NGUZO, Officer in Charge, KEBS - JKIA, 08/04/2020

Recourse: Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) (JKIA)

Entity in charge

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) (JKIA)

Airport South Road (Swissport Cargo Complex), Nairobi
Tel: +254 203 566 631 / +254 206 123 033 953
Email: info@kebs.org
Website: www.kebs.org

Unit in charge

Office of the Officer In Charge (KEBS) (JKIA)

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

Emmanuel Nguzo

Officer In Charge
Tel: +254 203 566 641
Email: nguzoe@kebs.org
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