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Obtain certificate of registration of importers of forest products  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of registration for timber yard  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of inspection of forest products  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain plant import permit  (3) expand_more expand_less
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Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain verification of phytosanitary certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
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Custom clearance  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain transit pass (TP) for forest produce  (4) 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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Pay inspection fees
(last modified: 31/03/2021)

Costs

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Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

TZS 1150000
0 mn  -  35 mn
 -  5 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Bank


Unit in charge

Bank hall

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
Sat: 08:30 - 12:00
NMB and TIB bank Dar es salaam ports branches works 24 hours 7 days.

Person in charge

Bank Teller

Bank Teller

Expected results

Stamped NMB bank deposit slip

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Control number (TFS) (original)

Cost TZS 1,150,000

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Consignment fee for every cubic meter 20
TZS 1,150,000 -
TZS  115,000 per Cubic meter
Inspection fee
Payment methods: cash, Mobile money platforms
For Mpesa, Dial *150*00# . For Tigopesa, Dial *150*01# . Select government payment, payment number will be the control number. (The payment number for both platforms is the valid control number obtained from the Tanzania Forest Services Agency (TFS). Payments can also be made through NMB or CRDB bank using the control number.

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Max.  30mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn
Waiting time until next step: Max.   5 days

Legal justification

1. The Forest (Amendment) Regulation, 2017 GN final 255
The Forest (Amendment) Regulation, 2017 GN final 255 Schedule 14
2. The Forest Act, 2002
The Forest Act, 2002
Section 77

Recourse: Bank

Entity in charge

Bank


Unit in charge

Customer care bank

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
Sat: 08:30 - 12:00

Person in charge

Customer Service Manager

Customer Service Manager
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