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Steps (23) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre-clearance documentation  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain verified certificate of conformity  (2) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (3) expand_more expand_less
Verification of consignment  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain TRA release order  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain delivery order  (3) expand_more expand_less
Port clearance  (7) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 7 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agents (x 3)
TBS Import Inspection Office (x 2)
CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION
Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters (x 2)
Tanzania Ports Authority-Dar es salaam (x 4)

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Verified certificate of conformity
Release order
Delivery order

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (x 2)
Tax Identification Number certificate (x 2)
Commercial invoice (x 3)
Packing list (x 2)
Certificate of origin (import)
Certificate of conformity
Self assessment document (TRA)
Certificate of conformity with TBS received stamp
Permision to import medical devices (x 2)
Verified certificate of conformity (x 2)
Control number (TRA)
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (x 2)
Invoice (TICTS)
EAC certificate of origin
Consignment for verification (x 2)
Permission to import medical device with release order
EAC certificate of origin with release stamp
Verified certificate of conformity with TBS release stamp
Shipping line invoice
Stamped bank deposit slip (x 3)
Importer identitification card
Clearing and forwarding agent identification card
Release order (x 4)
Delivery order (x 4)
TPA payment note with reference number
Driver details
Truck registration card
Driving licence
Gate in ticket (x 2)
Gate pass A

Estimated cost  USD  639

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USD 0 -
3 % Cost, Insurance and Freight or Custom value
Clearing agent fees-estimate
TZS 0 -
1.6 % Custom value
For imported products
TZS 0 -
1.5 % Custom value
Railway Development Levy RDL
TZS 0 -
0.6 % Free On Board (FOB)
Custom Processing Charge CPC
TZS 0 -
18 % Custom value
Value added tax VAT
USD 240
Handling fee for a 20ft container
USD 50
Documentation fee-estimate
USD 45
Delivery order fee-estimate
USD 18
Shipping service fee-estimate
USD 6
Corridor levy
USD 20
Handling fee for 20ft container
USD 160
Handling fee for a 20ft container
USD 100
Handling fee for a 20ft container

Total Duration 1 d - 4 d expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1 d 4 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 25mn 6h. 5mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 10mn 6h.
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0 d 3 d

Laws 9 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 2, 33, 34, 38, 41, 125, 126, 127, 145, 146, 147, 148, 181, 188, 235
East African Community Customs Management Regulations (2010) East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
  Sections 39, 40, 44, 45, 46, 50, 53, 131
General goods PVoC procedures General goods PVoC procedures
  Section  24 ,  Article 4
Ocean freight tariff Ocean freight tariff
  Article Table 9
Port service charges Act The Port Service Charges Act
  Section  8
The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991 The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
  Sections 210, 222, 286, 287, 304
The value added tax Act, 2014 The Value Added Tax Act, 2014
  Section  3
Used motorvehcle PVoC procedures Used motor vehicle PVoC procedures
  Section  4
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