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Obtain import licence  (5) expand_more expand_less
Register as an importer  (6) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Enter the OSBP  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA final release  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Register online with import certification system
(last modified: 21/10/2021)

You can apply for this step online

language Apply online

Timeframe ( see details )

Waiting time until next step

0 mn  -  0 mn
2 days  -  5 days

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Import Certification System (ICS)

P.O. Box 00100-49592, Nairobi
Tel: +254 709 891 000 / +254 206 618 000
Email: kephisinfo@kephis.org, director@kephis.org
Website: http://ics.kephis.org/
Directions: Google maps

What do I get?

Notification of registration Notification of registration

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Company PIN certificate

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.   2 days - Max.   5 days

Recourse: Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) Plant Inspection Unit (JKIA)

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) Plant Inspection Unit (JKIA)

Airport South Rd, Hewa Lane. P.O. Box 00501-19164, Nairobi
Tel: +254 203 597 206/7 / +254 705 707 353
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Officer In Charge (KEPHIS) (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

Eric O. Were

Officer In Charge
Tel: +254 722 209 504
Email: ewere@kephis.org
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