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Steps (16) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre-clearance documentation  (3) expand_more expand_less
Clearance of goods at Dar es Salaam port  (11) expand_more expand_less
Obtain car registration  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 5 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agents
Bank (x 3)
Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters
Tanzania Ports Authority-Dar es salaam (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Release order

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (x 3)
Tax Identification Number certificate (x 2)
Commercial invoice (x 3)
Packing list (x 3)
Bill of lading (x 6)
Certificate of origin
Verified certificate of conformity (x 2)
Verified certificate of roadworthiness (x 2)
Inspection vehicle sheet (x 2)
Declaration of particulars relating to customer values
Control number (TRA)
Consignment (container)
Release order (x 4)
Delivery order (x 4)
TPA revenue invoice
Driver details
TPA receipt
Stamped bank deposit slip
Truck registration card
Driving licence
Gate in ticket (x 2)
TPA online receipt (x 2)
Loading permision
Gate pass A
Shipping line invoice

Estimated cost  USD  968

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USD 0 -
3 % Cost, Insurance and Freight or Custom value
Clearing agent fees-estimate
TZS 0 -
1.6 % goods-value
For domestic imported products
TZS 0 -
1.25 % goods-value
For in transit imported product
USD 20
Handling fee for 20ft container
USD 120
Handling fee over 20ft container
USD 160
Handling fee for a 20ft container
USD 255
Handling fee over 20ft container
USD 100
Handling fee for a 20ft container
USD 200
Handling fee over 20ft container
USD 50
Documentation fee-estimate
USD 45
Delivery order fee-estimate
USD 18
Shipping service fee-estimate

Total Duration 5 d - 6 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 5 d 6 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 25mn 1h. 40mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 20mn 2h. 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 5 d 1 d

Laws 6 expand_more expand_less

Tarrif book (TPA) "Tariff book of port dues and charges (TPA)"
East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2017) East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised Edition 2019)
  Sections 33, 34, 145, 146, 147, 148, 181, 188, 235
East African Community Customs Management Regulations (2010) East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
  Sections 39, 40
Ocean freight tariff Ocean freight tariff
  Article Table 9
The Ports Act, 2004 The Ports Act, 2004
The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991 The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
  Section  304
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