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Lodge custom documents
(last modified: 27/05/2020)

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Contact details

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

Custom Service Centre

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
Custom clearance department is working for 24hrs

Person in charge

Manager of Customs Service Center

Manager
Tel: +255 222 122 245 / 080 075 007 5
Email: mcsc@tra.go.tz, huduma@tra.go.tz

Expected results

Assessment document (TRA)

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (Simple copy)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Commercial invoice (Simple copy)
Of the consignment
3. Declaration of particulars relating to customer values
Declaration of particulars relating to customer values (original)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Declaration of particulars relating to customer values (Form C36) (original)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list (Simple copy)
of the consignment
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (Simple copy)
Additionally, for certain regulated products:
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Permission to import food (original)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Plant import permit
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Phytosanitary certificate (import)
Of the exporting country
2.
Food security import permit (Simple copy)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Sections 39, 40

Additional information

The importers/agents are required to lodge their documents at least 7 days before arrival of the goods. Also the clearance system automatically rejects incomplete declaration or declaration having insufficient descriptions through Tanzania Customs Intergrated System (TANCIS)

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: 07:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Tue: 07:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Wed: 07:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Thu: 07:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Fri: 07:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

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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