List of steps
(Total number of steps: 4)
Obtain import permit  (4)

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Summary of the procedure
 

Where to go? (2)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority (TFDA) HQ (x 3)
1 3 4
Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority (TFDA) HQ
National Microfinance Bank (NMB)
2
National Microfinance Bank (NMB)

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
Import permit
4
Import permit

Required documents 

The documents with green band will be provided to you during the procedure.

Trader registration form (TFDA)
1
Trader registration form (TFDA)
Premise Registration form 0001 (TFDA)
1
Premise Registration form 0001 (TFDA)
Goods invoice
1
Goods invoice
Certificate of analysis of products
1
Health Certificate (export certificate)
1
Bill of lading
1
Bill of lading
Certificate of Origin
1
Phytosanitary Certificate
1
Zoo sanitary certificate
1
Radiation free certificate
1
NMB bank slip
3
NMB bank slip
TFDA Payment receipt
4
TFDA Payment receipt

How much?

Cost of the procedure  USD  2.75

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

USD 0.75
of FOB value of the consignment of imported food products is import permit charge
USD 2
of FOB value is import permit charges for imported medical product

How long ?

The estimated total time is calculated by adding the time spent: 1) waiting in queue, 2) at the counter and 3) between steps.
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1 d 1 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 0mn 20mn
Attention at counter: 20mn 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0 d 1 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
TFDA fees 2011 TFDA fees 2011
THE TANZANIA FOOD, DRUGS AND COSMETICS ACT, 2003 THE TANZANIA FOOD, DRUGS AND COSMETICS ACT, CAP 219, 2003
  Article S. 20
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