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Obtain certificate of export number
(last modified: 24/06/2021)

Where to go?

Entity in charge

Customs Shed

KAHL Terminal, Uchukuzi Lane, Ground Floor, P.O. Box 00501-19142, Nairobi

Unit in charge

Customs Office (JKIA)

Mon: 00:01 - 00:00
Tue: 00:01 - 00:00
Wed: 00:01 - 00:00
Thu: 00:01 - 00:00
Fri: 00:01 - 00:00
Sat: 00:01 - 00:00
Sun: 00:01 - 00:00

Contact person

Verification Officer

Verification Officer

What do I get?

Certificate of export number

What documents do I need to bring?

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Physical presence
of the clearing agent or owner

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
Sections 73, 74
2. 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

Additional information

The certificate of export number is a confirmation that the export procedure is complete. The exporter can use it to claim for VAT from the government where applicable. The certificate is issued to the applicant upon request at a cost of USD 5.00, otherwise the department only issues the certifiacate number

Recourse: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Entity in charge

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs Department

Forodha House, JKIA, P.O. Box 00501-19070, Nairobi
Tel: +254 206 822 854/7/8 / +254 711 099 999
Email: callcentre@kra.go.ke, nes.customerfeedback@kra.go.ke
Website: http://www.kra.go.ke/

Unit in charge

Customs & Border Control (Customer Care) (Forodha House) (JKIA)

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

Customer Care Officer (KRA)

Customer Care Officer
Tel: + 254 202 817 700 / +254 206 822 854/8/7
Email: cic@kra.go.ke, nes.customerfeedback@kra.go.ke
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