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Offload, inspection, stuffing and obtain position of the consignment
(last modified: 24/07/2022)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

P.O Box 530, Mtwara
Tel: +255 232 333 125
Fax: +255 232 333 153
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz
Website: https://www.ports.go.tz

Unit in charge

Operation Department

Mon: 07:00 - 15:00
Tue: 07:00 - 15:00
Wed: 07:00 - 15:00
Thu: 07:00 - 15:00
Fri: 07:00 - 15:00
The office closed weekend and Public Holiday

Person in charge

James M. Ng'wandu

Principal Operation Officer
Tel: +255 754 560 780 / +255 689 114 321
Email: james.ng'wandu@ports.go.tz

Expected results

Equipment interchange receipt (CFA) Equipment interchange receipt (CFA)
Shipping order with TRA release stamp
Sealed container
Stamped delivery note

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Delivery note (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Shipping order with TRA release stamp (Simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Consignment for inspection

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  30mn
Attention at counter: Min.   1h. - Max.   4h.

Legal justification

1. The Ports Act, 2004
The Ports Act, 2004

Additional information

Since in Mtwara port there is no ICD, the cargo is offloaded from the truck then stuffed and sealed. All responsible authorities (TRA, TPA, Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission, Cashewnut Board of Tanzania, Ministry of Agriculture must be present for verification of the consignment.

Recourse: Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

Entity in charge

Tanzania Port Authority-Mtwara

P.O Box 530, Mtwara
Tel: +255 232 333 125
Fax: +255 232 333 153
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz
Website: https://www.ports.go.tz

Unit in charge

Operation Department

Mon: 07:00 - 15:00
Tue: 07:00 - 15:00
Wed: 07:00 - 15:00
Thu: 07:00 - 15:00
Fri: 07:00 - 15:00
The office closed weekend and Public Holiday

Person in charge

Eng. Juma S. Kijavara

Port Manager
Tel: +255 232 33 3125 / +255 788 499 897
Email: pmmtwara@ports.go.tz, juma.kijavara@ports.go.tz
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