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Preview & Print


Steps (24) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain delivery order  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain consignment document  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import health certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KPA release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain gate pass  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 9 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agent (x 3)
Bank (x 3)
Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS) (Mombasa) (x 2)
Port Health Services Kenya (Kilindini)
Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) (CFS) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Kipevu Container Terminal (CT 2) (Kipevu) (x 3)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Containerised Cargo and Container Freight Station (CFS)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Gate pass

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Bill of lading (x 4)
Proforma invoice
Bank deposit slip
Letter of indemnity
Valid port pass (x 2)
Identity card
Commercial invoice
Passed clearance entry (x 3)
Import permit
Preferential certificate of origin
International Veterinary Health Certificate
Hides, skins and leather inspection certificate
Certificate of quality
Permit (x 3)
Certificate of analysis
Material safety data sheet
Health certificate
Phytosanitary certificate (x 2)
Plant import permit
Fumigation certificate (x 2)
GMO free certificate
Valid E-slip
Import declaration form (IDF) (x 2)
Certificate of conformity
Packing list (x 2)
KRA receipt
Clearing agent authorization letter
Marine cover insurance
Passed clearance entry stamped release by KEBS
Bankers cheque
KPA invoice
Pick up order
Position slip
Passed clearance entry stamped goods released by KEBS
Position slip endorsed by KPA
Quadruplicate entry
Position slip stamped by KRA

Estimated cost KES  1,000 + USD  70

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USD 70
Documentation fees - estimate.
KES 1,000
For issuance of import health certificate.
USD 0 -
USD  105 per container
For shore handlingcharges.
USD 0 -
USD  70 per container
For wharfage charges.
USD 0 -
USD  160 per container
For shore handling charges.
USD 0 -
USD  105 per container
For wharfage charges.

Total Duration 1 d - 1 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1 d 1 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 10mn 3h. 55mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 20mn 11h. 35mn

Laws 14 expand_more expand_less

Animal Diseases Act Cap 364 Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
  Section  14
Customs and Excise Regulations Customs and Excise Regulations (2010)
  Sections 25, 30
East African Community Customs Management Act East African Community Customs Management Act (2004) Sections 145, 146, 187, 188, 189
  Sections 34, 35, 36, 41, 82, 123, 234, 235
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010 East African Community Customs Management Regulations (2010)
  Sections 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49
Food, Drugs and Chemicals (General) Regulations Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances (Food Hygiene) Regulations, 1978
  Section  8
Hide, skin and leather trade rules CAP 359 Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359
  Sections 31, 40
Kenya Ports Authority Tariff book Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Tariff book
KPA tariff book KPA tariff book
  Section  III
Legal Notice 127 of  2018 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of  Imports Order Legal Notice 127 of 2018 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order
  Sections 3, 5, 7, 8
Public Health Act 2012 Public Health Act CAP 242
  Sections 131, 135
Public Health Rules Public Health Act CAP 242 Public Health (Fees) Rules 1st Schedule
Public Notice Public Notice - Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS)
PvoC Program Operations Manual PvoC Program Operations Manual
  Sections 3, 4, 10
Standards Act Standards Act
  Sections 4, 14
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