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Steps (33) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain cosmetics registration certificate  (6) expand_more expand_less
Obtain registration certificate of premises for cosmetics  (5) expand_more expand_less
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  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 12 expand_more expand_less

TBS Services Online Application System (x 7)
Mobile E payment (x 2)
Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) (x 4)
Clearing Agent
Shipping Agents (x 3)
Tanzania Custom Intergrated System (x 4)
CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION
Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters (x 2)
TPA Intergated Electronic Payment System Portal
Cargo System
Tanzania Ports Authority-Dar es salaam (x 3)

Results 5 expand_more expand_less

Product registration certificate
Premise registration permit
Verification notification
Release order
Delivery order

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Certificate of analysis of products
Tax Identification Number certificate (x 4)
Business licence (x 2)
Material safety data sheet
Product label or picture
TBS invoice (x 2)
Stamped bank deposit slip (x 4)
Premise layout sketch
Sketch location (goggle map)
Mobile money text as proof of payment
Non manufacturer's premises initial checklist
Clearing agent's authorization letter for customs (x 2)
Commercial invoice (x 3)
Packing list (x 3)
Certificate of origin (x 3)
Self assessment document (TRA)
Product registration certificate
Certificate of conformity (x 3)
Assessment document (TRA)
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (x 2)
Invoice (TICTS)
Consignment for verification
Certificate of conformity with TBS release stamp
EAC certificate of origin with release stamp
Shipping line invoice
Importer identitification card
Clearing and forwarding agent identification card
Release order (x 4)
Delivery order (x 4)
TPA revenue invoice
Driver details
Truck registration card
Driving licence
Gate in ticket (x 2)
Cargo to be collected and inspected
Gate pass 'A' Manifest Cargo

Estimated cost TZS  650,000 +USD  639

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TZS 500,000
Registration fee
TZS 150,000
Premise registration fee for retail cosmetics shops
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 3h. 55mn - 4d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 3h. 55mn 4d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 5h. 10mn
Attention at counter: 3h. 40mn 1d 1/2
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 2d

Laws 10 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, 53, 131 ,  articles 39, 40
General goods PVoC procedures General goods PVoC procedures
  Article 4
Ocean freight tariff Ocean freight tariff
  Article Table 9
Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVoC) Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards (PVoC)
Tarrif book (TPA) Tariff book of port dues and charges (TPA) Clause 39, 40, 42
The Finance Act, 2019 The Finance Act, 2019
  Section  17
The Standards Act, 2009 The Standards Act, 2009
  Section  4 (1)
The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991 The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
  Sections 210, 222, 286, 287, 304 ,  Article 287
The value added tax Act, 2014 The Value Added Tax Act, 2014
  Section  3
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