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Pre-clearance documentation  (2) 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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Lodge custom documents (TRA)
(last modified: 17/01/2022)

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Contact details

Entity in charge

Tanzania Custom Intergrated System


Tel: +0800 750 075 / +0800 780 078
Email: info@tra.go.tz
Website: https://customs.tra.go.tz
The office is open 24 hours of 7 days in a week

Expected results

Assessment document (TRA)
Payment note
Control number (TRA)

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (original)
It should be in the letter head of the company, allowing the authorized representative to act on behalf of the trader.
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Commercial invoice (original)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list (original)
Of the consignment to be exported
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tax Identification Number certificate (Simple copy)
For companies or registered business name
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Medical device export permit (Simple copy)
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Business licence (Simple copy)
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
EAC certificate of origin (original)
Depending on the market destination

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   15mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
Sections 73, 74, 75, 76, 82, 187, 188, 189
2. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Sections 40, 89

Recourse: Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters

Entity in charge

Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters

Mapato house, Edward Sokoine Drive, Mchafukoge, Ilala CBD, P.O. Box 11491, Dar Es Salaam
Tel: +255 222 119 591
Fax: +255 222 126 908
Email: info@tra.go.tz
Website: www.tra.go.tz
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Taxpayer's Services and Education department

Mon: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Office is closed on public holiday

Person in charge

Richard Kayombo

Director for Taxpayer Services and Education
Tel: 0800 750 075 / 0800 780 078
Email: huduma@tra.go.tz, services@tra.go.tz
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