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Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit for animal feed (VS10)  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (9) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS final release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA final release  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Apply for import permit and generate an e-slip
(last modified: 29/11/2021)

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 animal feeds (VS10)
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
Certificate of analysis (copy)
From the country of origin.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Proforma invoice (copy)

Cost KES 1,000

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KES 1,000
For processing fees.
Payment methods: Mobile money platform.
For MPESA payments, the paybill number is 522522 and the account number is 1106972791.

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   10mn - Max.   20mn

Legal justification

1. Fertilizers and Animal Food Stuffs Cap 345
Fertilizers and Animal Food Stuffs Cap 345
Section 2B
2. Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
Section 8

Additional information

Prior to application of the import permit for animal feeds, a risk assessment questionnaire is sent by DVS to the competent authority in the exporting country.
For new applicants, DVS will carry out an inspection to ensure the premises and storage is in accordance with the requirements of Kenya.
The applicant must also have user credentials to access the Trade Facilitation Platform (TFP). For more information on how to train and register with the TFP, click here.The applicant is also required to apply for the unique consignment reference (UCR) prior to applying for the import permit.

Who certified this information ?

Joyce THAIYA, Senior Assistant Director of Veterinary Services, 08/06/2018

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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