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Steps (27) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration of premises certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain no objection import permit  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain training certificate  (6) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KEBS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 6 expand_more expand_less

Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS) (x 6)
Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade) (x 7)
Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS), One Stop Border Post (OSBP) (Busia) (x 3)
Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS), One Stop Border Post (OSBP) (Busia) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), One Stop Border Post (OSBP) (Busia) (x 4)

Results 5 expand_more expand_less

Registration of premises certificate
User credentials
Import permit for hides, skins, leather and leather products (VS08)
Dispatch note
Passed clearance entry stamped release by KRA

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Tannery inspection checklist
Application for registration of premises certificate tanneries
Pre registration report
Environmental impact assessment licence
Occupational health hazard safety certificate
Valid business permit
Leather certificate of training
Certificate of incorporation
Lease agreement
Payment advice
Directorate of Veterinary Services receipt
Application letter
Bank deposit slip
Training status notification
KenTrade receipt
Identity card
Request for company registration
Company PIN
No objection import permit
Health certificate
Passed clearance entry (x 5)
Veterinary health certificate
Import permit for hides, skins, leather and leather products (VS08)
Cargo manifest (C2) (x 2)
Preferential certificate of origin (x 3)
Passed clearance entry stamped release by DVS
Packing list (x 3)
EAC certificate of origin
Certificate of quality
Import declaration form (IDF)
Certificate of conformity
Certificate of export (x 2)
Permit (x 2)
Passed clearance entry endorsed by verification officer

Estimated cost KES  20,000

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KES 10,000
For certificate of registration for tanneries.
KES 10,000
For training
KES 0 -
KES  100 per consignment
For dispatch note.

Total Duration 4 d - 28 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 4 d 28 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 3h. 35mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 55mn 12h. 45mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 4 d 27 d

Laws 11 expand_more expand_less

Animal Diseases Act Cap 364 Animal Diseases Act CAP 364 Part g
  Section  9
Training Approval Approval from National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) to Kentrade as a training provider
COMESA Rules of Origin COMESA Protocol on the Rules of Origin
Customs and Excise Regulations Customs and Excise Regulations (2010)
  Sections 14, 15, 25, 30, 127C, 127, 128B, 199
East African Community Customs Management Act East African Community Customs Management Act (2004)
  Sections 34, 41, 235
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010 East African Community Customs Management Regulations (2010)
  Section  187
Hide, skin and leather trade rules CAP 359 Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359
  Sections 22, 28, 29, 31, 36, 40
Legal Notice 127 of  2018 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of  Imports Order Legal Notice 127 of 2018 - Verification of Conformity to Kenya Standards of Imports Order
  Sections 5, 8
Standards Act Standards Act
  Sections 4, 14
EAC Rules of origin The East African Community (EAC) Customs Union (Rules of Origin) Rules
Training charges Training Charges
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