Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-702  
NTB Type
2.3. Issues related to the rules of origin  
Complaint
Delays in issuance of certificates by Tanzania’s NEMA (National Environmental management Authority) which has the validity for three months. It also takes three months to renew the certificate that allows Bralirwa Ltd to export broken glasses and bottles to Dar es Salaam to be recycled by KIOO Ltd.
Reported in 2015.
 
Status note
During the 25th EAC NTBs Forum held on 9- 12 May 2018, URT and Rwanda reported that this issue hadbeen resolved.  
Progress update note
1. During the Dedicated Session of the Permanent/ Principal/Under Secretaries and Cabinet Secretary of Trade and EAC Affairs held in Kampala to deliberate on how to resolve these NTBs , Tanzania reported that she was still consulting to get evidence.

2. The meeting recommended that there should be no delays in issuance of license.

Rwanda resubmitted the documentary evidence.

URT reported that they will make a follow up with the relevant authority and provide information on procedures on the issuance of certificates by Tanzania’s NEMA  
Policy or regulatory NTB
No 
Location
Tanzania: National Environment Management (Non-government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Rwanda  
Date of incident
2015-09-17  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2018-05-12  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2016-07-11 16:17  
Modified
2018-05-21 06:34