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Steps (14) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain customs clearance entry  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS final release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Lodge a customs entry
(last modified: 23/06/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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What do I get?

Clearance entry
KRA e-slip

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
Sections 34, 35, 36, 41, 82, 123
2. 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

Additional information

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.

Who certified this information ?

Washington MUREITHI, Supervisor, KAHL Exports, 11/05/2017

Recourse: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Forodha House, JKIA, P.O. Box 00501-19070, Nairobi
Tel: +254 206 822 854/7/8 / +254 711 099 999
Email: callcentre@kra.go.ke, nes.customerfeedback@kra.go.ke
Website: http://www.kra.go.ke/

Unit in charge

Customs & Border Control (Customer Care) (Forodha House) (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

Customer Care Officer

Customer Care Officer
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