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Obtain farm inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain packhouse inspection report  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export licence  (4) expand_more expand_less
Register as an exporter  (5) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration letter  (3) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EU certificate of origin  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export health certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA and KPA release  (12) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export certificate  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Pay for KEPHIS inspection
(last modified: 18/10/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)

P.O. Box 80100-80126, Mombasa
Tel: + 254 722 209 501/4
Email: kephis_mombasa@kephis.org
Website: www.kephis.org
Operations on Sunday is upon request by traders.

Unit in charge

Accounts Office (KEPHIS Mombasa)

Mon: 00:01 - 00:00
Tue: 00:01 - 00:00
Wed: 00:01 - 00:00
Thu: 00:01 - 00:00
Fri: 00:01 - 00:00
Sat: 00:01 - 00:00
On Sundays, the officers operate from the KPA terminal 1.

Contact person

Accountant

Accountant

What do I get?

Passed clearance entry stamped by KEPHIS Accounts Office
KEPHIS payment receipt

What are the requirements?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passed clearance entry stamped stop by KEPHIS (copy)

Cost KES 6,000

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This is an estimate based on a series of assumptions which you can modify to calculate your own costs:

Cost detail

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KES 5,000
Inspection fees for 0 - 34,000 kgs.
KES 0 -
KES  0.15 per kilogram
Inspection fees for 34,001 Kgs - 280,000 Kgs .
KES 0 -
KES  0.01 per kilogram
Inspection fees for 280,000 Kgs and above.
KES 1,000
For phytosanitary certificate.
Payment methods: Bankers cheque, mobile money platforms
MPESA paybill number 570563. Account number will be the service paid for e.g., "Phytosanitary Certificate".
KEPHIS MPESA paybill numbers KEPHIS MPESA paybill numbers

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
Section 7(2)
2. Legal Notice 48 (The Plant Protection Fees & Charges) Rules (2009)
Legal Notice 48 (The Plant Protection Fees & Charges) Rules (2009)

Recourse: Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)

P.O. Box 80100-80126, Mombasa
Tel: + 254 722 209 501/4
Email: kephis_mombasa@kephis.org
Website: www.kephis.org
Operations on Sunday is upon request by traders.

Unit in charge

Office of the Regional Manager (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)

Mon: 00:01 - 00:00
Tue: 00:01 - 00:00
Wed: 00:01 - 00:00
Thu: 00:01 - 00:00
Fri: 00:01 - 00:00
Sat: 00:01 - 00:00
Operations on Sunday is upon request by traders.

Contact person

Thomas Kosiom

Regional Manager
Tel: + 254 722 209 501/4
Email: tkosiom@kephis.org
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