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Steps (9) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain KEPHIS release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KPA release  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain KRA release  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 5 expand_more expand_less

Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) (Kilindini)
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Kipevu Container Terminal (CT 2) (Kipevu) (x 2)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Customs and Border Control, Kilindini (x 2)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Passed clearance entry - T810 stamped by KEPHIS

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Clearance entry - T810
Phytosanitary certificate
Phytosanitary certificate for re-export
Preferential certificate of origin
Commercial invoice
Bankers cheque
KPA invoice
Pick up order
Valid port pass
Position slip (x 3)
Customs entry in under control status
Position slip
Bill of lading
Packing list
Exit note
Transit goods licence
Position slip endorsed by KPA


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Cost detail

Estimate your cost

USD 0 -
USD  85 per container
For shore handlingcharges.
USD 0 -
USD  70 per container
For wharfage charges.
USD 0 -
USD  125 per container
For shore handling charges.
USD 0 -
USD  105 per container
For wharfage charges.

Total Duration 1h. 5mn - 4h. 30mn  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1h. 5mn 4h. 30mn
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 30mn 2h. 50mn
Attention at counter: 35mn 1h. 40mn

Laws 5 expand_more expand_less

EAC Customs Union Protocol EAC Customs Union Protocol (Articles 6, 7, 13)
East African Community Customs Management Act (2017) East African Community Customs Management Act (2017)
  Sections 234, 235
Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act CAP 325 Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service Act No. 54 of 2012
  Section  5
Kenya Ports Authority Tariff book Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Tariff book
KPA tariff book KPA tariff book
  Section  III
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