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Obtain food hygiene licence  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain inspection report  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain movement permit for dry and live fish  (3) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit for live fish (FD02)  (3) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import health certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Apply for import permit and generate an e-slip
(last modified: 25/11/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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Where to go?

Entity in charge

Trade Facilitation Platform (TFP)


Tel: Tel: +254 (20)4 965 000 / 0709 950 000
Website: https://www.kentrade.go.ke/

What do I get?

KESWS submission notification
Submitted import permit for live fish (FD02)
Valid e-slip

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Unique consignment reference (UCR) number
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Invoice (copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Health certificate (copy)
Issued by a Veterinary Authority from the country of origin.

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   20mn

Legal justification

1. Fisheries Management and Development Act No. 35 (2016)
Fisheries Management and Development Act No. 35 (2016)
Section 54

Additional information

The applicant must have user credentials to access the Kenya TradeNet System. For more information on how to train and register with the Kenya TradeNet System, click here.
The applicant is also required to obtain a unique consignment reference (UCR) prior to applying for the import permit.

Who certified this information ?

Susan IMENDE, Interim, Director General, 12/06/2017

Recourse: Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade)

Entity in charge

Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade)

P.O. Box 00200-36943, Longonot Road, Upper Hill, Embankment Plaza, Nairobi
Tel: +254 204 965 000 / +254 709 950 000
Email: contactcentre@kentrade.go.ke, complaints@kentrade.go.ke
Website: kentrade.go.ke
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Customer Service & Contact Centre (KenTrade)

Mon: 07:00 - 19:00
Tue: 07:00 - 19:00
Wed: 07:00 - 19:00
Thu: 07:00 - 19:00
Fri: 07:00 - 19:00
Sat: 08:00 - 14:00
Sun: 08:00 - 14:00

Contact person

Joseph Mukite

Senior Contact Centre Officer
Tel: +254 204 965 000 / +254 709 950 000
Email: contactcentre@kentrade.go.ke, jmukite@kentrade.go.ke
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