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Steps (7) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain fish and fishery products export permit  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain permission to export seaweeds copy  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 4 expand_more expand_less

Ministry of Trade and Industrial Development- head office
Ministry of Trade and Industrial Development - Trade and marketing department
Ministry of Blue Economy and Fisheries (x 4)
The People's Bank of Zanzibar (PBZ)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Export permit (MT & I)
Permission to export seaweeds

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application letter for export of seaweed
Permission to export seaweeds
Application letter for exportation of fish and fishery products
Bank deposit slip
Payment invoice
Stamped bank deposit slip
Official receipt-Zanzibar


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TZS 0 -
2 % goods-value
Fee for export permit

Total Duration 4h.  - 3d 1/2  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 4h. 3d 1/2
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 0mn 35mn
Attention at counter: 0mn 55mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 4h. 3d

Laws 2 expand_more expand_less

Zanzibar Fisheries Act, 2010 The Zanzibar Fisheries Act, 2010
  Section  16
Zanzibar Trading Act of 2013 The Zanzibar Trading Act, 2013
  Sections 31, 32, 33
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