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Lodge customs entry
(last modified: 03/06/2019)

You can apply for this step online

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Timeframe ( see details )

Waiting time until next step

0 mn  -  0 mn
1 day  -  2 days

What do I get?

Clearance entry

What are the requirements?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Unique consignment reference (UCR) number
2.
Exemptions code
The clearing agent is required to provide the code issued by KRA.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Invoice (original)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   20mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.   1 day - Max.   2 days

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
Section 114 5th Schedule (8)

Additional information

The clearing agent will lodge the entry upon receiving the manifest from the shipping line. The clearing agent must have user credentials to access the KRA Simba system. The website can only be accessed using microsoft internet explorer version 5.0 and above.

Recourse: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs & Border Control, Mombasa

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs & Border Control, Mombasa

P.O. Box 85745, Mombasa
Tel: +254 (041) 313639
Website: www.kra.go.ke

Unit in charge

Trade Facilitation Division (KRA)

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

Documentation Officer (KRA)

Documentation Officer
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