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Steps (20) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre-clearance documentation  (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 8 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agents (x 3)
Tanzania Custom Intergrated System (x 2)
CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION
Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters (x 2)
TPA Intergated Electronic Payment System Portal
Tanzania Ports Authority-Dar es salaam (x 4)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Release order
Delivery order

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs
Tax Identification Number certificate (x 2)
Clearing agent authorization letter
Permision to import medical devices (x 2)
Certificate of origin (x 2)
Packing list (x 2)
Commercial invoice (x 2)
Control number (TRA)
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (x 2)
Invoice (TICTS)
Consignment for verification (x 2)
Permission to import medical device with release order
Certificate of origin with 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
Driver details
Truck registration card
Driving licence
Gate in ticket (x 2)
Gate pass 'A' Manifest Cargo
Representatives
Clearing agent authorization letter

Estimated cost USD  639

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TZS expand_more expand_less
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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 2h. 25mn - 2d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 2h. 25mn 2d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 30mn 5h. 40mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 55mn 5h. 15mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 4h.

Laws 6 expand_more expand_less

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
Ocean freight tariff Ocean freight tariff
  Article Table 9
Tarrif book (TPA) Tariff book of port dues and charges (TPA) Clause 39, 40, 42
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
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