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Obtain import approval  (1) expand_more expand_less
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Obtain import permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
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Apply for import permit
(last modified: 25/11/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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Timeframe ( see details )

Waiting time until next step

0 mn  -  0 mn
1 day  -  3 days

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Trade Facilitation Platform (TFP)


Tel: Tel: +254 (20)4 965 000 / 0709 950 000
Website: https://www.kentrade.go.ke/

What do I get?

KESWS submission notification
Submitted import permit for biological materials Submitted import permit for biological materials

What are the requirements?

For all applicants
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Unique consignment reference (UCR) number
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
NEMA approval (copy)
Where applicable.
3. Material transfer agreement
Material transfer agreement (copy)
4.
Nacosti research permit (copy)
Where applicable.
5.
KWS import permit (copy)
Where applicable, for wildlife and wildlife products.
For more information on how to obtain an import permit for wildlife and wildlife products, click here.
Additionally, For students
1.
Registration Identity card (copy)
2.
Authorization letter (copy)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   20mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.   1 day - Max.   3 days

Legal justification

1. Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
Section 8

Recourse: Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade)

Entity in charge

Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade)

P.O. Box 00200-36943, Longonot Road, Upper Hill, Embankment Plaza, Nairobi
Tel: +254 204 965 000 / +254 709 950 000
Email: contactcentre@kentrade.go.ke, complaints@kentrade.go.ke
Website: kentrade.go.ke
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Customer Service & Contact Centre (KenTrade)

Mon: 07:00 - 19:00
Tue: 07:00 - 19:00
Wed: 07:00 - 19:00
Thu: 07:00 - 19:00
Fri: 07:00 - 19:00
Sat: 08:00 - 14:00
Sun: 08:00 - 14:00

Contact person

Joseph Mukite

Senior Contact Centre Officer
Tel: +254 204 965 000 / +254 709 950 000
Email: contactcentre@kentrade.go.ke, jmukite@kentrade.go.ke
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