Welcome to Kenya's Trade Information Portal More information
Official Kenya Government website

A .go.ke website belongs to an official government organization in Kenya. The Kenya Trade Information Portal is managed by the Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade)

Secure .go.ke websites use HTTPS

A lock ( ) or https:// means you're safely connected to the .go.ke website.

Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

This step is optional Summary print

Preview & Print


Steps (23) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit for breeding pigs (VS14)  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Enter the OSBP  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA final release  (1) expand_more expand_less

certification bar

Pay destination inspection fees
(last modified: 21/10/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge


Unit in charge

Banking Hall

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
Sat: 09:00 - 12:00

Contact person

Bank Teller


What do I get?

Bank deposit slip
Stamped demand note by the bank Stamped demand note by the bank

What are the requirements?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Demand note (original)

Cost USD 265

KES expand_more expand_less
  • KES Add Name Here
This is an estimate based on a series of assumptions which you can modify to calculate your own costs:

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

For consignments originating from countries outside the EAC region
KES 0 -
20 % customs value
For destination inspection fees.
For re - exports from the EAC region
USD 265
Importers will be required to pay whichever is higher of the $265.00 or 0.6% of the customs value with a maximum fee payable of $2,700 for destination inspection fees.
Payment methods: Cheque, mobile money platform
Payments can be made to Kenya Bureau of Standards account at Kenya Commercial Bank a/c no: 1107618355 and the bank deposit slip submitted to the KEBS office.
For MPESA, Paybill No: 804700, Account No: 10020.

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. Legal Notice 78 of  2020 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of  Imports Order
Legal Notice 78 of 2020 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order
Section 7

Additional information

The trader should ensure that the demand note is stamped by the Bank after payment of inspection fees.

Who certified this information ?

Hudson SIVITARI, KEBS Officer, (OSBP) (Malaba), 11/04/2018

Recourse: Bank

Entity in charge


Unit in charge

Customer Care Department

Mon: 00:01 - 00:00
Tue: 00:01 - 00:00
Wed: 00:01 - 00:00
Thu: 00:01 - 00:00
Fri: 00:01 - 00:00
Sat: 00:01 - 00:00
Sun: 00:01 - 00:00

Contact person

Customer Care Officer

Customer Care Officer
Powered by eRegulations ©, a content management system developed by UNCTAD's Business Facilitation Program and licensed under Creative Commons License