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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
Obtain plant import permit  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import declaration form  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (13) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (3) expand_more expand_less
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Obtain release for perfection by head verification officer
(last modified: 21/10/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) (Handling Shed)

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi

Unit in charge

Customs Registry Office (JKIA) (Room F35)

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

Verification Officer

Verification Officer

What do I get?

Approval for release

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passed clearance entry (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
KRA receipt (copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Prior release approval (copy)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   10mn - Max.  30mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
Section 36

Additional information

The approval for release for perfection is done by the head verification officer online and is communicated verbally to the clearing agent.

Recourse: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Forodha House, JKIA, P.O. Box 00501-19070, Nairobi
Tel: +254 206 822 854/7/8 / +254 711 099 999
Email: callcentre@kra.go.ke, nes.customerfeedback@kra.go.ke
Website: http://www.kra.go.ke/

Unit in charge

Customs & Border Control (Customer Care) (Forodha House) (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

Customer Care Officer

Customer Care Officer
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