List of steps
(Total number of steps: 5)
clearance of goods  (1)
pay import and excise duties  (1)
pay other charges  (2)
obtain goods  (1)

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Submit documents for clearance

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

10 mn  -  20 mn
0 days  -  1 day

Contact details

Entity in charge

NAL Business Company Limited

Samora Street, Kelvin House (2nd floor) , Dar es Salaam P. O. BOX 75537
Tel: +255 22 2129122/+255 784 280 734
Fax: +255 22 2110593
Email: info@nal.co.tz, sales@nal.co.tz

Unit in charge

Customer service unit (Nal)

Mon: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Tue: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Wed: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Thu: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Fri: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00

Person in charge

Ladislaus Mwang'ombe

Managing Director
Tel: +255 754 280733, +255 713280733
Email: ladislausm@nal.co.tz, ladislausm@yahoo.com
LIST OF CLEARING AGENTS.xls LIST OF CLEARING AGENTS.xls

Expected results

Appointment 01 - Appointment

Requirements

1. customs value form C. 41
customs value form C. 41 (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Importer authorization letter (original)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Goods invoice (original)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Packing list(s) (original)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate of a Company (Simple copy)
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Bill of lading (original)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Airway bill (original)
importation of some goods requires prior import permits from relevant institutions
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Import permit (original)
example foods and chemicals
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Pre-export verification of conformity (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Max. 5mn
Attention at counter: Min. 10mn - Max. 15mn
Waiting time until next step: Max. 1 day

Legal justification

1. EA Customs Management Act 2005
EA Customs Management Act 2005
articles ss.110, 133, 145, 146, 147, 148

Additional information

Users are strongly advised to bring documents to the agent at least ten days before the arrival of the ship so as to give ample time the agent to process documents. This is important to avoid payments of dermurage charges

Recourse: Tanzania Freight Forwarders Association (TAFFA)

Entity in charge

Tanzania Freight Forwarders Association (TAFFA)

Gerezani Area, House no. 31, Behind Railway club , Dar es Salaam P. O. Box 7900
Tel: +255 22 2137237
Fax: +255 22 21377237
Email: s.ngatunga@taffa.or.tz
Website: http://www.taffa.or.tz

Unit in charge

Customer services (TAFFA)

Mon: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Tue: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Wed: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Thu: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00
Fri: 08:00-16:30, 00:00-00:00

Person in charge

Stephen Ngatunga

President
Tel: +255 754 264 365
Email: sngatunga@yahoo.com
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