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Obtain tea processing licence  (8) expand_more expand_less
Obtain green leaf tea buying licence  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain tea export permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of radioactivity analysis  (4) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain phytosanitary certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EAC certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (2) expand_more expand_less
Consignment inspection  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TRA release order  (2) expand_more expand_less
Port clearance  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Register and apply for licence
(last modified: 17/01/2022)

You can apply for this step online

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Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

0 mn  -  5 mn
1 day  -  15 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Agricultural Trade Management Information System (ATMIS)

Tel: +255 222 835 642
Email: ps@kilimo.go.tz
Website: https://atmis.kilimo.go.tz

Expected results

Notification of inspection


1. Application form for tea manufacturing licence
Application form for tea manufacturing licence (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Memorandum and articles of association (Simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (Simple copy)
For companies registered in Tanzania
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of compliance (Simple copy)
For foreign companies (companies incorporated outside Tanzania mainland and they come in the country as branches of such foreign companies.)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Business licence (Simple copy)
For business entity
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Temporary industrial licence
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Proposal for blending and packing factory erection

Time frame

Waiting until the next step depends on the location of the factory
Attention at counter: Max.   15mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.   1 day - Max.   15 days

Legal justification

1. The Tea Regulations, 2010
The Tea Regulations, 2010
Section 21

Who certified this information ?

Nicholaus MAUYA, Director General, 08/11/2018

Recourse: Tea Board of Tanzania

Entity in charge

Tea Board of Tanzania

1st floor,Tetex building Pamba road P.O. Box 2663, Dar es Salaam
Tel: +255 222 114 400
Fax: +255 222 114 400
Email: info@teaboard.go.tz
Website: http://www.teaboard.go.tz
Directions: Google maps
The office is closed on weekend and public holiday

Unit in charge

Director General Office (TBT)

Mon: 08:00 - 16:30
Tue: 08:00 - 16:30
Wed: 08:00 - 16:30
Thu: 08:00 - 16:30
Fri: 08:00 - 16:30
The office is closed on weekend and public holiday

Person in charge

Mr. Nicholaus. W. Mauya

Director General
Tel: +255 222 114 400
Email: info@teaboard.go.tz, nmauya@teaboard.go.tz
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