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Steps (23) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Pre-clearance documentation  (3) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain verification of phytosanitary certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
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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 9 expand_more expand_less

Clearing Agent
Shipping Agents (x 3)
Tanzania Custom Intergrated System
Agricultural Trade Management Information System
Mobile E payment
CONTAINER FREIGHT STATION
Tanzania Revenue Authority-Headquarters (x 2)
Tanzania Ports Authority-Dar es salaam (x 4)

Results 3 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD)
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
Packing list (x 2)
Certificate of origin (x 3)
Food crop import permit (x 2)
Radioactivity analysis certificate (x 2)
Approved phytosanitary certificate (x 2)
Plant import permit
Assessment document (TRA)
Self assessment document (TRA)
Plant import permit (x 2)
Phytosanitary certificate
Fumigation certificate
Control number (phs)
Tanzania Single Administrative Document (TANSAD) (x 2)
Invoice (TICTS)
Consignment for verification (x 2)
Food crop import permit with release stamp
Plant import permit with release stamp
Radioactivity analysis certificate with release stamp
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
Driving licence
Truck registration card
Gate in ticket (x 2)
Gate pass 'A' Manifest Cargo

Estimated cost USD  647

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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 domestic 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 2
for import certification fee
USD 2
for inspection fee
USD 0 -
USD  0.2 per ton
for variable inspection cost
Equivalent to TSH
USD 2
for fixed inspection cost
USD 0 -
USD  0.1 per ton
for variable inspection costs
Equivalent to TSH
USD 2
for fixed inspection costs
USD 240
Handling fee for a 20ft container
USD 45
Delivery order fee-estimate
USD 50
Documentation 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 7h. 10mn - 4d   expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 7h. 10mn 4d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 45mn 4h. 5mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 25mn 5h. 55mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 4h. 2d 1/2

Laws 9 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
Plant Protection regulation1998 Plant Protection Regulation, 1998
  Sections 20, 63, 64
Tarrif book (TPA) Tariff book of port dues and charges (TPA)
The Plant Health Act, 2020 The Plant Health Act, 2020
  Sections 23, 30, 39
Port service charges Act The Port Service Charges Act
  Section  8
The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991 The Tanzania Harbours Regulations, 1991
  Sections 210, 214, 222, 286, 287, 304
The value added tax Act, 2014 The Value Added Tax Act, 2014
  Section  3
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