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Obtain import registration certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration certificate of premises  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain food registration certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain food stuff importer registration certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain food import permit  (4) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain verified certificate of conformity  (2) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (14) expand_more expand_less

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Register and apply for food import permit
(last modified: 15/04/2021)

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Contact details

Entity in charge

Zanzibar Food and Drugs Agency (Information Management System)


Tel: +255 242 233 959
Website: www.zfda.go.tz

Expected results

Submission notification
ZFDA online payment invoice

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Profoma invoice (Simple copy)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (Simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list (Simple copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of origin (Simple copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Health certificate (Simple copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Fumigation certificate (Simple copy)
from the exporting country
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Radioactivity analysis cerificate (Simple copy)
Of exporting country
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Halali certificate (Simple copy)
For slaughtered animals and poultry.
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Phytosanitary certificate from exporting country (Simple copy)
Of exporting country, if unprocessed food
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Contact details

Time frame

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

Legal justification

1. The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, No 2 of  2006
The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, No 2 of 2006
Section 18
2. Guideline for food importation and exportation (ZFDA)
Guideline for food importation and exportation (ZFDA)
Article 2.(4)

Recourse: Zanzibar Food and Drug Agency (ZFDA)

Entity in charge

Zanzibar Food and Drug Agency (ZFDA)

P.O. BOX 3595, Changu road Mombasa area, Zanzibar
Tel: +255 242 233 959
Email: info@zfda.go.tz
Website: https://zfda.go.tz
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Department of Quality Management system - ZFDA

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.

Person in charge

Fatma S. Masoud

Quality Manager
Tel: +255 625 995 645
Email: fatma@zfda.go.tz
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