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Steps (6) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain pre-shipment approval  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain master document  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 2 expand_more expand_less

AFA IMIS Portal (x 2)
Kenya Electronic Single Window System (KESWS) (x 4)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Import permit for sugar

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Proforma invoice
Annual import permit
East Africa gazette notice
Pre-shipment approval
Certificate of origin
Registered customs entry
Standardization mark permit
Bill of lading
Approved import declaration form (IDF)
Certificate of conformity (COC)

Cost Free

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Free of charge

Total Duration 15mn - 2d 1/2  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 15mn 2d 1/2
of which:
Attention at counter: 15mn 1h. 5mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 2d

Laws 1 expand_more expand_less

Sugar (Imports, Exports and By-Products) (2020) Sugar (Imports, Exports and By-Products) (2020) Regulation 6, Subregulation 8
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