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Steps (8) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Contract a clearing agent  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain consignment clearance for imports at Malaba  (7) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

Clearing agent
Commercial Bank
Uganda Revenue Authority Malaba (x 4)

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Release order
Exit note

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Proof of payment
Certificate of origin
Commercial invoice
Bill of lading
Certificate of conformity(Pvoc)
Phytosanitary certificate (x 2)
Assessment notice
Declaration document (x 3)
Import permit
Packing list

Estimated cost USD  50

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UGX expand_more expand_less
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USD 50
This is an estimate cost per container
UGX 0 -
0 % goods-value
This ranges from 0% to 50% depending on the product in question or the level of processing and government policy.
UGX 0 -
18 % goods-value
Goods value plus import duty.
UGX 0 -
6 % goods-value
UGX 0 -
1.5 % goods-value

Total Duration 6h. 5mn - 2d 1/2  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 6h. 5mn 2d 1/2
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 55mn 1h. 25mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 10mn 1d 1/2
Waiting time until next step (sum): 4h. 1d

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

EAC common external tarriff 2017 EAC common external tarriff 2017
EAC Customs Management Act 2004 EAC Customs Management Act 2004
  Sections 73-75, 147, 148
EAC customs management regulations EAC customs management regulations
  Sections 88, 89
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