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Steps (21) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre-clearance documentation  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA and KPA release  (10) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export certificate  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 12 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agent (x 3)
Warehouse (x 2)
Integrated Customs Management System (iCMS) (x 2)
Bank
Electronic Certification System (ECS)
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs & Border Control, Mombasa
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs & Border Control (Kilindini Shed 5 Station) (x 3)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Online Portal
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) (x 3)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs and Border Control, Kilindini (x 2)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of export

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Certificate of incorporation (x 3)
Company PIN certificate (x 3)
Proforma invoice
Identity card
Contract
Commercial invoice
Packing list (x 3)
Invoice (x 3)
Permit (x 2)
KRA e-slip
Fumigation certificate (x 2)
Customs entry in under control status (x 3)
KEPHIS payment receipt
Passed clearance entry stamped release by Port Health
Shipping order (x 2)
Bankers cheque
KPA invoice
Position slip stamped by KRA
Consignment file
Customs entry in removed status
Bill of lading

Cost

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USD 0 -
USD  80 per container
For shore handling export charges.
USD 0 -
USD  105 per container
For wharfage export charges.
USD 0 -
USD  3 per hour
Plug in charges for reefer containers.

Total Duration 3h. 40mn - 3d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 3h. 40mn 3d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 10mn 5h. 20mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 30mn 7h. 45mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 1d

Laws 8 expand_more expand_less

East African Community Customs Management Act (2017) East African Community Customs Management Act (2017) Sections 145, 146, 187, 188, 189
  Sections 34, 35, 36, 41, 73, 75, 82, 123, 195
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, 89
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act CAP 325 Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
  Section  5
Kenya Ports Authority (Cap 391) Kenya Ports Authority (Cap 391) Part VIII, IX
KPA tariff book KPA tariff book
Merchant Shipping (Fees) Regulation, 2011 Gazette Notice CXIV - No. 1 Merchant Shipping (Fees) Regulation, 2011 Gazette Notice CXIV - No. 1
Agricultural produce(Horticultural produce) Rules The Agricultural Produce (Export) (Horticultural Produce) (General) Rules
  Section  16
The Agricultural Produce (Export) Act The Agricultural Produce (Export) Act 319
  Section  3
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