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Obtain import licence  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Apply for import licence
(last modified: 01/12/2021)

Timeframe ( see details )

Waiting time until next step

10 mn  -  30 mn
 -  5 days

Where to go?

Entity in charge

AFA Miraa, Pyrethrum, and Other Industrial Crops Directorate (MPICD)

Tea House, Ngong Rd, P.O. Box 37962, Nairobi, Nairobi 00200
Tel: +254 722 200 556 / +254 734 600 994
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Regulations and Compliance Department (MPICD)

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

Lorine Ochari

Regulations & Compliance Officer
Email: lochari@afa.go.ke

What do I get?

Application accepted

What are the requirements?

1. Application for miraa import licence
Application for miraa import licence (original)
Dully filled by the applicant.
2. Certificate of registration for miraa exporter/importer (Form Mr18)
Certificate of registration for miraa exporter/importer (Form Mr18) (copy)
Issued by AFA Miraa, Pyrethrum & Other Industrial Crops Directorate (MPOICD). For more information on how to obtain the certificate, click here .
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Valid tax compliance certificate (copy)
For the company. This is obtained online via the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) website.
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Shareholder's list-Form CR 12 (copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Memorandum of association (copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Articles of associaton (copy)
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Title deed (copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease agreement (copy)
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Identity card (copy)
Of the Directors of the company.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport (copy)
Of the Directors of the company.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  15mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   15mn
Waiting time until next step: Max.   5 days

Legal justification

1. The Crops (Miraa) Regulations, 2021
The Crops (Miraa) Regulations, 2021
Article Regulation13

Who certified this information ?

James MUTIA, Director, Regulations & Compliance (MPICD), 11/11/2021

Recourse: AFA Miraa, Pyrethrum, and Other Industrial Crops Directorate (MPICD)

Entity in charge

AFA Miraa, Pyrethrum, and Other Industrial Crops Directorate (MPICD)

Tea House, Ngong Rd, P.O. Box 37962, Nairobi, Nairobi 00200
Tel: +254 722 200 556 / +254 734 600 994
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Office of the Ag. Deputy Director, Regulations & Compliance Department (MPICD)

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

Dickson Kathuri

Ag. Deputy Director, Regulations & Compliance Department
Email: dkathuri@afa.go.ke
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