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Obtain food crop import permit  (2) 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 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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Book for physical verification of consignment
(last modified: 31/03/2021)

Contact details

Entity in charge

CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION


Expected results

Invoice (TICTS)

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (Simple copy)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (Simple copy)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   5mn - Max.  20mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
Section 41
2. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Sections 44, 45, 46, 50, 53

Additional information

The agency fees charged depends on negotiations with the Container Freight Station (CFS), and the fees varies between CFS. The importer is guided by the TPA tariff book on the CFS charges, to access the TPA tariff book click here Tarrif book

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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