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Clearance of goods at Dar es Salaam port  (10) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Request for consignment inspection
(last modified: 27/05/2020)

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

10 mn  -  20 mn
 -  0.5 day

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
Office is closed on public holiday

Person in charge

Custom officer (JNIA)

Tel: +255 800 750 075
Email: info@tra.go.tz

Expected results

Product sample

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Commercial invoice (original)
Of the consignment
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list (original)
Of the consignment
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (original)
Additionally, for certain regulated products:
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Permission to import food (Simple copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Phytosanitary certificate (original)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Plant import permit (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Food crop export permit (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min.   10mn - Max.  15mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn
Waiting time until next step: Max.   0.5 day

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010

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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