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Obtain import registration certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration certificate of premises  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain medicine registration certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain medicines import permit  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain import permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain verified certificate of conformity  (2) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (15) expand_more expand_less

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Obtain import registration certificate
(last modified: 14/04/2021)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Ministry of Trade and Industrial Development - Trade and marketing department

P. O. Box 601, Malindi Street,, Zanzibar
Tel: +255 242 230 605
Fax: +255 242 230 605
Email: tradeministry@hotmail.com
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Unit in charge

Department of Trade and Marketing, second floor

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Person in charge

Zawadi Nyange

Trade officer
Tel: +255 242 230 605
Email: tradeministry@hotmail.com

Expected results

Registration certificate (export/import)

Requirements

1. Application form for registration as exporter/importer
Application form for registration as exporter/importer (original)

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. The Zanzibar Trading Act, 2013
The Zanzibar Trading Act, 2013
Section 16

Recourse: Ministry of Trade and Industrial Development - Trade and marketing department

Entity in charge

Ministry of Trade and Industrial Development - Trade and marketing department

P. O. Box 601, Malindi Street,, Zanzibar
Tel: +255 242 230 605
Fax: +255 242 230 605
Email: tradeministry@hotmail.com
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Unit in charge

Department of Trade and Marketing, second floor

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Person in charge

Khamis A. Shauri

Director of Trade and Marketing
Tel: +255 242 230 605
Email: tradeministry@hotmail.com
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