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Obtain registration certificate of premises for food stuff  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain food registration certificate  (6) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain radioactivity analysis certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TRA release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TBS PVOC release  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TAEC release  (1) expand_more expand_less
Physical verification of consignment  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain release permission for consignment  (4) expand_more expand_less

Pay fees
(last modified: 25/07/2022)

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Contact details

Entity in charge

Mobile E payment

Expected results

Mobile money text as proof of payment
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1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Control number (TAEC) (original)


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This is an estimate based on a series of assumptions which you can modify to calculate your own costs:

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

Free of charge for consignment value does not exceed one million Tanzanian shillings.
or  TZS 0 -
0.4 % Free On Board (FOB)
Radiation fee for import consignments above Tanzanian Shilling 1,000,000 up to an equivalent of one billion Tanzanian shillings.
or  TZS 4,000,000
Tanzanian shillings four million for the consignment whole Freight on Board value is above to an equivalent of Tanzanian shillings one billion.
Payment methods: cash, check, Mobile money
The minimum amount of fee is 35000TZS and maximum is 4 millions TZS regardless of the value obtained from 04% of FOB value. Payments is done through mobile money platforms: For Mpesa, Dial *150*00# . For Tigopesa, Dial *150*01# . For Airtelmoney, Dial *150*60#. For Halopesa, Dial *150*88#. Select government payment. Payments can also be made through CRDB and NMB banks. Payment number will be the control number obtained from TAEC.

Time frame

Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. The Atomic Energy (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2011
The Atomic Energy (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2011
Article Fifthschedule Category A
2. The Protection from Radiation (control of radiation contaminated food stuff) Regulations, 1998
The Protection from Radiation (control of radiation contaminated food stuff) Regulations, 1998
Section 4(2)

Recourse: Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission (Head Office)

Entity in charge

Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission (Head Office)

P.O. Box 743, block J, plot No. 216, Njiro, Arusha
Tel: +255 272 970 050 / 51 / 52 / 53
Fax: +255 272 970 054
Email: official@taec.or.tz
Website: http://www.taec.or.tz
Directions: Google maps
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Unit in charge

Department of Technology and Technical Services, room 13

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

Dr. Remigius A . Kawala

Director of Technology and Technical Services
Tel: +255 272 970 050 / +255 758 919 377
Email: dg@taec.go.tz, remigius.kawalla@taec.go.tz
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