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Obtain certificate of registration for exporters of forest products  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania Forest Service Agency (TFS) (x 5)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of registration of exporters of forest products
Approval for export of forest products

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application form for certificate of registration of forest produce dealers and trader
Application form for export permit of forest products
Memorandum and articles of association
Certificate of incorporation
Tax clearance certificate
Tax Identification Number certificate
Order of enquiry from importer
Contract of saw miller
District letter of harvesting
Coloured passport size photo
Control number (TFS)
Stamped bank deposit slip
TFS official receipt
Business licence
Proof of identification

Estimated cost TZS  517,000

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TZS expand_more expand_less
  • TZS Add Name Here
TZS 5,000
Application fee for timber exporters
TZS 512,000
Registration fee for timber exporters

Total Duration 4h. 30mn - 2d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 4h. 30mn 2d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 50mn
Attention at counter: 20mn 50mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 4h. 1d 1/2

Laws 2 expand_more expand_less

The forest act, 2002 The Forest Act, 2002
  Sections 49 (ii), 50, 51, 77
Forest Regulations 2004 The Forest Regulations, 2003
  Sections 29, 53, 54
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