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Obtain "tbs" quality mark and tested products certificate (Proposed)  (4) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania Bureau of Standards-Portal (x 2)
Mobile E payment
Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Tested products certificate
"tbs" quality mark licence

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Business licence
Sketch location of the premise
Manufacturer process flowchart
List of testing equipments
Label artwork
Source of raw material documents
Introduction letter from Small Industry and Development Organization (SIDO)
Assessment report from Small Industry and Development Organization (SIDO) (original)
TBS debit advice
Customer complaint handling procedure
Maintenance schedule
Quality control
Reject control
TBS receipt

Estimated cost TZS  300,000

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TZS expand_more expand_less
  • TZS Add Name Here
TZS 300,000
Inspection fee

Total Duration 26d - 31d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 26d 31d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 0mn 10mn
Attention at counter: 4h. 10mn 35mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 25d 30d

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

The Standards (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2021 The Standards (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2021 form 11
  Section  3
The Standards Act, 2009 The Standards Act, 2009
  Sections 23, 24
The Standards Acts Regulation, 2009 The Standards Acts Regulations, 2009
  Sections 4, 6, 8, 16
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