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Submit request for consignment inspection
(last modified: 21/03/2022)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspetorate Service (KEPHIS), Inland Container Depot, Nairobi (ICDN)

Nairobi
Tel: +254 790 280 525

Unit in charge

Plant inspection unit (KEPHIS) (ICDN)

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00
Sat: 08:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Inspector

Inspector

What do I get?

Passed clearance entry stamped stop by KEPHIS

What are the requirements?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Plant import permit (original)
Issued by KEPHIS.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Registered customs entry (original)
For stamping by KEPHIS once the consignment meets the standards.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Phytosanitary certificate (original)
From the country of origin.
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Notice to import - Form SR14 (original)
Issued by KEPHIS.
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
ISTA (International Seed Testing Association) certificate (original)
From the country of origin.
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Invoice (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. Plant Protection (Importation of Plants, Plant Products, & Regulated Articles) Rules
Plant Protection (Importation of Plants, Plant Products, & Regulated Articles) Rules
Sections 6, 7
2. Seeds and Plant Varieties Act CAP 326
Seeds and Plant Varieties Act CAP 326
Sections 3, 3A, 3B, 3C, 3D

Additional information

If the seeds were not grown in the country of export, a copy of a phytosanitary certificate will be required from the country of origin of the seed, as well as an original phytosanitary certificate or re-export phytosanitary certificate from the country of export.

Recourse: Kenya Plant Health Inspetorate Service (KEPHIS), Inland Container Depot, Nairobi (ICDN)

Entity in charge

Kenya Plant Health Inspetorate Service (KEPHIS), Inland Container Depot, Nairobi (ICDN)

Nairobi
Tel: +254 790 280 525

Unit in charge

Office of the Officer in Charge (KEPHIS) (ICDN)

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00
Sat: 08:00 - 17:00

Contact person

Evans Nyaga

Officer in Charge
Email: fnyaga@kephis.org
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