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Obtain ginning factory inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain ginning licence  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain cotton lint export licence  (7) expand_more expand_less
Obtain inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain seed cotton buying registration certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Register as an exporter  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain cotton lint quality report  (3) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration letter  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EU certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export health certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (10) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KPA release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export certificate  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Obtain licence
(last modified: 01/12/2020)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

AFA Fibre Crops Directorate

West Riverside Lane, Off Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 66271, Nairobi 00800
Tel: +254 203 530 908 / +254 202 339 830
Email: infofibre@afa.go.ke, fibrecrops@gmail.com
Website: http://www.agricultureauthority.go.ke/cotton-development-authority/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Regulations & Compliance Department (AFA Fibre Crops Directorate)

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

Susan Kahiri

Regulation and Compliance Support Officer
Tel: +254 202 339 830 (Ext 116)
Email: info@cottondevelopment.co.ke, customercare@cottondevelopment.co.ke

What do I get?

Ginning licence

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
AFA Fibre Crops Directorate receipt (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  15mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. Crops Act (2013)
Crops Act (2013)
Section 20 First schedule

Additional information

The ginning licence is valid for one financial year, 1st July to 30th June of the preceding year.

Recourse: AFA Fibre Crops Directorate

Entity in charge

AFA Fibre Crops Directorate

West Riverside Lane, Off Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 66271, Nairobi 00800
Tel: +254 203 530 908 / +254 202 339 830
Email: infofibre@afa.go.ke, fibrecrops@gmail.com
Website: http://www.agricultureauthority.go.ke/cotton-development-authority/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Manager, Regulations and Compliance Department (AFA Fibre Crops Directorate)

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

John Adhola

Deputy Director, Regulations and Compliance
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