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Obtain delivery order  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain local delivery note  (1) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEPHIS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export health certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Tea Directorate release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA and KPA release  (12) expand_more expand_less
Obtain export certificate  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 15 expand_more expand_less

Tea Broker (x 2)
Bank (x 2)
Warehouse (x 2)
Clearing Agent
Shipping Agent
Mobile Money Platform (x 2)
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)
Kenya Electronic Single Window System (KESWS) (x 2)
Port Health Services Kenya (PHS) (Kilindini) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs & Border Control, Mombasa (x 2)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Online Portal
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs and Border Control, Kilindini (x 2)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs & Border Control (Kilindini Shed 5 Station) (x 3)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA), Inland Container Depot (ICD) (Naivasha)

Results 3 expand_more expand_less

Export health certificate
Position slip endorsed by KPA
Certificate of export number

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

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Delivery order
Certificate of incorporation (x 2)
Company PIN certificate
Proforma invoice
Identity card
Contract
Individual PIN Certificate
KRA e-slip
KEPHIS payment receipt
Phytosanitary certificate (x 2)
Public health recommendation
Food hygiene licence (x 2)
Passed clearance entry stamped release by KEPHIS
Export health certificate
Packing list
Passed clearance entry (x 3)
Commercial invoice
Sales contract
Passed clearance entry stamped release by Port Health
Permit
Packing list
Shipping order (x 2)
Form A - Release order (x 2)
Passed clearance entry stamped release by AFA Tea Directorate
Truck delivery order
KPA receipt
Signed witnessing form (x 3)
Passed clearance entry stamped release by AFA Tea Directorate and Port Health Services
Position slip stamped by KRA
Position slip
Passed clearance entry stamped release
Bill of lading

Estimated cost KES  6,000

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USD 0 -
USD  0.75 per ton of tea
For merchant shipping levy.
KES 5,000
Inspection fees for 0 - 34,000 kgs.
KES 0 -
KES  0.15 per kilogram
Inspection fees for 34,001 Kgs - 280,000 Kgs .
KES 0 -
KES  0.01 per kilogram
Inspection fees for 280,000 Kgs and above.
KES 1,000
For phytosanitary certificate.

Total Duration 1d 1/2 - 4d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1d 1/2 4d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 10mn 7h. 35mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 30mn 6h. 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 1d 2d

Laws 13 expand_more expand_less

Crops Act 2013 Crops Act (2013)
  Section  40
East Africa Community Common External Tariff 2017 East Africa Community Common External Tariff 2017 (Chapter 9)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2004) East African Community Customs Management Act (2004) Sections 145, 146, 187, 188, 189
  Sections 34, 35, 36, 41, 73, 75, 82, 123, 195
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, 89
East African Tea Trade Association (EATTA) Member Functions East African Tea Trade Association (EATTA) Member Functions
Food, Drugs and Chemicals (General) Regulations Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances (Food Hygiene) Regulations, 1978
  Section  10
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act CAP 325 Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
  Section  5
KPA tariff book KPA tariff book
  Section  III
Legal Notice 48 of 2009 - Plant Protection Rules Legal Notice 48 (The Plant Protection Fees & Charges) Rules (2009)
Merchant Shipping (Fees) Regulation, 2011 Gazette Notice CXIV - No. 1 Merchant Shipping (Fees) Regulation, 2011 Gazette Notice CXIV - No. 1
Public Health Act CAP 242 (2012) Public Health Act CAP 242 (2012)
  Sections 73 (n), 134 (g)
Agricultural produce(Horticultural produce) Rules The Agricultural Produce (Export) (Horticultural Produce) (General) Rules
  Section  16
The Agricultural Produce (Export) Act The Agricultural Produce (Export) Act 319
  Section  3
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