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Obtain EAC certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
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Obtain phytosanitary certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
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Offload, inspection, stuffing and obtain position of the consignment
(last modified: 12/11/2021)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

P.O Box 530, Mtwara
Tel: +255 232 333 125
Fax: +255 232 333 153
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz
Website: https://www.ports.go.tz

Unit in charge

Operation Department

Mon: 07:00 - 15:00
Tue: 07:00 - 15:00
Wed: 07:00 - 15:00
Thu: 07:00 - 15:00
Fri: 07:00 - 15:00
The office closed weekend and Public Holiday

Person in charge

James M. Ng'wandu

Principal Operation Officer
Tel: +255 754 560 780 / +255 689 114 321
Email: james.ng'wandu@ports.go.tz

Expected results

Shipping order with TRA release stamp
Stamped delivery note
Sealed container

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Shipping order with TRA release stamp (original)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Delivery note (original)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Phytosanitary certificate (original)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Stamped radioactivity analysis certificate (Simple copy)
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Raw cashewnuts export permit (original)
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
TPA receipt (original)
For stuffing charges
8. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Physical presence of clearing agent
9. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Consignment for verification

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  30mn
Attention at counter: Min.   1h. - Max.   4h.

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
Section 41
2. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Sections 44, 45, 46, 53
3. The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
Sections 239, 241

Additional information

The process of offloading, inspection and stuffing are all done at the port as no ICD. And all responsible authorities (TRA, TPA, TASAC Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission, Cashewnut Board of Tanzania, Ministry of Agriculture must be present for verification of the consignment.

Who certified this information ?

Nelson MLALI, 10/11/2018

Recourse: Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

Entity in charge

Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

P.O Box 530, Mtwara
Tel: +255 232 333 125
Fax: +255 232 333 153
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz
Website: https://www.ports.go.tz

Unit in charge

Operation Department

Mon: 07:00 - 15:00
Tue: 07:00 - 15:00
Wed: 07:00 - 15:00
Thu: 07:00 - 15:00
Fri: 07:00 - 15:00
The office closed weekend and Public Holiday

Person in charge

Eng. Juma S. Kijavara

Port Manager
Tel: +255 232 33 3125 / +255 788 499 897
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz, juma.kijavara@ports.go.tz
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