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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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Apply for premise registration
(last modified: 28/10/2020)

Where to go?

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 (Front Office) (DVS)

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

Jane Nyawira

Office Administrative Assistant
Email: kantainyawira@yahoo.com

What do I get?

Application accepted
Payment advice

What are the requirements?

For all
1. Application for registration of premises certificate tanneries
Application for registration of premises certificate tanneries (original)
Filled by the applicant.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tannery inspection report (copy)
Issued by the Leather Development officers in the county offices.
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Environmental impact assessment licence (copy)
Issued by NEMA. For more information on how to obtain an environmental impact assessment licence, click here.
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Occupational health hazard safety certificate (copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Valid business permit (copy)
Issued by the respective County Government.
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Leather certificate of training
From the Animal Health and Industry Training Institute (AHITI) in Kabete for the skilled and semi-skilled workers.
For a rented tannery
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (copy)
For a local company.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of compliance (copy)
For a branch of a foreign company.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease agreement (copy)
Lasting not less than one (1) year.

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359
Hide, Skin and Leather Trade Rules CAP 359 9th Schedule

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

Office of the Director Leather Development Section (DVS)

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

Joseph N Mbogo

Director, Leather Development Section
Email: leather.division@yahoo.com
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