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Obtain fertilizer dealer licence  (2) expand_more expand_less
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Obtain fertilizer import permit  (4) 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  (7) expand_more expand_less

Obtain delivery order
(last modified: 01/11/2019)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Shipping Agents

List of TASAC licenced shipping agents List of TASAC licenced shipping agents

Expected results

Delivery order


1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Stamped bank deposit slip (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (original)
With signature and authorization of consignee at the back page and clearing agent stamp and signature
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Importer identitification card (Simple copy)
Of the importer
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearing and forwarding agent identification card

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Additional information

Clearing agent will obtain delivery order from shipping line. The shipping line will submit the delivery order to Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) through the Manifest Management System (MMS).

Recourse: Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority

Entity in charge

Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority

Mawasiliano House, A.H .Mwinyi Road P. O. BOX 3093, Dar es Salaam
Tel: +255 222 197 500 / +255 222 116 697
Fax: +255 222 116 697
Email: infor@sumatra.go.tz
Website: http://www.sumatra.go.tz/
Directions: Google maps
The office is closed during Weekends and Public holiday

Unit in charge

Director General's Office(TASAC)

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 during Weekends and Public holiday
The office is closed at the weekend and public holiday

Person in charge

Kaimu Abdi Mkeyenge

Director General
Tel: +255 222 127 314
Email: info@tasac.go.tz
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