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Steps (45) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
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  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain AGOA certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain phytosanitary certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Lodge a customs entry
(last modified: 19/10/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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What do I get?

Clearance entry

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.

Recourse: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Times Tower, Haile Selassie Avenue, P.O. Box 00100-48240, Nairobi
Tel: +254 202 810 00
Tel. 1: 341342
Email: callcentre@kra.go.ke
Website: www.kra.go.ke
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Trade Facilitation Division (KRA)

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

Customs Officer (KRA)

Customs Officer
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