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Obtain inspection report  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration of premises certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain passed clearance entry  (9) expand_more expand_less
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration letter  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain international veterinary certificate for leather products hides and skins (VS23)  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EAC certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Obtain certificate
(last modified: 29/11/2021)

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Where to go?

Entity in charge

Trade Facilitation Platform (TFP)


Tel: Tel: +254 (20)4 965 000 / 0709 950 000
Website: https://www.kentrade.go.ke/

What do I get?

International veterinary certificate (VS23)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359
Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359
Sections 31, 32

Additional information

In some cases, countries such as South Africa, will also require a manually written health certificate; traders will be guided by exporters from the country of origin if such a document will be required.

Who certified this information ?

Joseph MBOGO, Director, Leather Development Section , 18/01/2019

Recourse: Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS)

Entity in charge

Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS)

Private Bag 00625, Kangemi, Nairobi
Tel: +254 202 718 870
Email: infodvs@kilimo.go.ke
Website: http://www.kilimo.go.ke/
Directions: Google maps
Closed on weekends and public holidays.

Unit in charge

Hides, Skins, Leather and Leather Products Section

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
Closed on weekends and public holidays.

Contact person

Alice Wangui Gitau

Senior Principal Assistant Leather Development Officer
Email: wanguialicegitau@gmail.com
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