Preview & Print


Preview & Print


Steps (22) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Register with KESWS  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration letter  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain international veterinary certificate for dogs and cats (VS16)  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EU certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain DVS release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Port Health Services release  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 8 expand_more expand_less

Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade) (x 3)
Kenya Electronic Single Window System: KESWS (x 3)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) (Rules of Origin Section) (x 5)
Bank (x 3)
Typesetting Company
Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS) (MIA) (x 2)
Port Health Services Kenya (Moi International Airport) (MIA) (x 2)

Results 4 expand_more expand_less

User credentials
Registration letter
International veterinary certificate (VS16)
Authenticated EU certificate of origin

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Request for company registration
Company PIN
Rules of origin exporter registration form
Certificate of incorporation
Company PIN certificate (x 3)
Sector specific license
Valid e-slip
KRA payment authorization slip (x 2)
Bank deposit slip (x 2)
EU certificate of origin form
Typed certificate of origin form
Passed clearance entry (x 2)
Veterinary health certificate (x 2)
Import permit
Food hygiene licence
Public health recommendation
Phytosanitary certificate
Export permit for fish and fish products
Export permit for live fish (FD05)
Approved export health certificate

Estimated cost KES  1,000 + USD  3

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KES 0 -
KES  500 per pet
For processing fee.
For issuance of certificate of origin
KES 1,000
For issuance of export health certificate.

Total Duration 9 d - 37 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 9 d 37 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 55mn 3h. 5mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 5mn 7h. 35mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 9 d 36 d

Laws 5 expand_more expand_less

Animal Diseases Act Cap 364 Animal Diseases Act CAP 364
  Sections 3, 4, 8, 9, 15
Customs and Excise Regulations Customs and Excise Regulations (2010)
  Sections 14, 15, 25, 30, 127C, 127, 128B, 199
Food, Drugs and Chemicals (General) Regulations Food, Drugs and Chemical Substances (Food Hygiene) Regulations, 1978
  Section  10
Public Health Rules Public Health Act CAP 242 Public Health (Fees) Rules 1st Schedule
The Cotonou Agreement The Cotonou Agreement
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