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Obtain movement permit for dry and live fish  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Apply and pay for fish movement permit
(last modified: 19/11/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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Costs

( see details )

Timeframe ( see details )

Waiting time until next step

KES 4800
5 mn  -  10 mn
 -  2 days

Where to go?

Entity in charge

eCitizen

What do I get?

Appointment
Vehicle inspection checklist

What are the requirements?

For individuals
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Identity card (copy)
Of the applicant.
For companies
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Valid tax compliance certificate (copy)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Registration certificate (copy)
Of the vehicles that will be used to transport the fish.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease agreement (copy)
Of the vehicles that will be used to transport the fish if they are not owned by the company.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Identity card (copy)
Of the Directors.

Cost KES 1,500

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For all dealers
For each vehicle weighing less than 3 tonnes
KES 1,500
For fish movement permit.
For each vehicle weighing more than 3 tonnes
or  KES 3,000
For fish movement permit.
For dealers of live fish
or  KES 300
For movement permit; in addition to the relevant classification of charges quoted above.
Payment methods: Mobile money platform
The applicant will receive a payment prompt via their mobile service provider.

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn
Waiting time until next step: Max.   2 days

Legal justification

1. Fisheries Management and Development Act No. 35 (2016)
Fisheries Management and Development Act No. 35 (2016)
Sections 7, 8, 9
2. Nairobi City County Revenue Act 2015
Nairobi City County Revenue Act 2015

Additional information

Upon payment, the applicant will receive the vehicle inspection checklist in their e-Citizen dashboard (for download) to facilitate their readiness for inspection.

Recourse: County Director of Fisheries

Entity in charge

County Director of Fisheries

P.O. Box 00100-34439, Nyayo House, 14th Floor, City Centre, Nairobi
Email: fisheriesnairobi@gmail.com
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Licensing Department (County Director of Fisheries)

Mon: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
Tue: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
Wed: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
Thu: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
Fri: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00

Contact person

Rachel Njeri Kamau

Principal Fisheries Officer
Tel: +254 723 971 294 / +254 735 434 026
Email: rnkamau62@gmail.com
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