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Obtain food registration certificate  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration certificate of premises for food stuff  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain tea blending and packing licence  (8) expand_more expand_less
Obtain tea import permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of radioactivity analysis  (3) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TBS batch certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (3) expand_more expand_less
Verification of consignment  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TRA release order  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain delivery order  (3) expand_more expand_less
Port clearance  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Lodge custom documents (TRA)
(last modified: 10/11/2021)

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Expected results

Assessment document (TRA)
Control number (TRA)

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (original + Simple copy)
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 (Simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list (Simple copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (Simple copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tea import permit (Simple copy)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   20mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Sections 39, 40

Additional information

The clearing agent will lodge the entry upon receiving the manifest from the shipping line. The clearing agent must have user credentials to access the TANCIS system. The agents are required to lodge their documents at least 7 days before arrival of the goods.

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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