Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-850  
NTB Type
8.2. Administrative (Border Operating Hours, delays at border posts, etc.)  
Complaint
KRA has issued a public notice which introduced Single Custom entry clearance that increases cost of doing business for example to clear 100 trucks using bulk system was costing Kshs 150,600, however, using the current system of single customs entry one truck cost Kshs8,500/-. If you have to clear 100 trucks it will cost Kshs 850,000/-  
Status note
The NTB was discussed in the CoC and agreed that the SCT TWG should analyse the risks of making one bulk declaration and cost implications of multiple declarations. The TWG should work out a mechanism for knocking off cargo.

The Secretariat informed the meeting that the TWG on SCT will develop a framework to knock off cargo in the customs clearance system from 11th-15th Dec 2018.

The matter is to be resolved by the CoC.  
Progress update note
 
Policy or regulatory NTB
No 
Location
Kenya: Namanga (Border post)  
Reporting Country or Region
Tanzania  
Date of incident
2018-09-01  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2018-11-16  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2018-11-25 18:59  
Modified
2018-11-25 18:59