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Obtain certificate of inspection of forest products  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania Forest Service Agency (TFS) (x 3)
Tanzania Forest Agency --Port section
Tanzania Forest Agency --Port section

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of inspection of forest products

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Timber export permit
Phytosanitary certificate (import) (x 2)
Certificate of origin (x 2)
Conveyance licence (x 2)
Control number (TFS)
Stamped bank deposit slip
TFS official receipt


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Total Duration 1d 1/2 - 9d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1d 1/2 9d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 1h.
Attention at counter: 40mn 1h. 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 1d 8d

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

GN-The forest (Amendment) Regulation, 2017 GN final 255 chapa The Forest (Amendment) Regulation, 2017 GN final 255 Schedule 14
The forest act, 2002 The Forest Act, 2002
  Sections 49 (ii) 50 (1) (a), 58, 59, 60, 77
Forest Regulations 2004 The Forest Regulations, 2003
  Sections 20(1) 50 (12) (d), 50 (2)
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