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Obtain TBS batch certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

TBS Services Online Application System
Tanzania Bureau of Standards (Import Inspection Office) (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Batch certificate

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Provision permits for entry of imported goods
Self assessment document (TRA)
Commercial invoice (x 3)
Bill of lading (x 3)
Packing list
TBS Debit advice
Assessment document (TRA)
Application letter for conditional release
Conditional release form
Importer identitification card (x 2)
Clearing and forwarding agent identification card
Batch certificate inspection form
Application form for import batch certificate
TBS receipt
TBS testing report

Estimated cost TZS  280,000

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TZS 100,000
Inspection fee
TZS 0 -
0.2 % goods-value
of C&F
Batch certification fee
TZS 30,000
Service fee
TZS 150,000
Physical verification fee

Total Duration 1 d - 1 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1 d 1 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 30mn
Attention at counter: 3h. 25mn

Laws 1 expand_more expand_less

Batch certification regulation The Standards (Compulsory Batch Certification of Imports) Regulations, 2009
  Sections 3 (1), 4 (1-2), 8 (1), 10, 12 c, d
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