Licence for Conveyance of Goods under Customs Control


The Commissioner of Customs and Border Control notifies all shippers, clearing agents, transporters and stakeholders in the conveyance of goods under customs control that pursuant to regulation 210 and 211 of The East Africa Community Customs Management Regulations 2010 that goods subject to customs control may only be conveyed by a vessel or vehicle licenced by the Commissioner for that purpose.

All stakeholders under this category are therefore urged to familiarise themselves with the provisions of the said sections and ensure compliance within 14 days from the date of this notice.

Please note that vehicles conveying transit goods and licenced under regulation 104 of the said regulations are exempted from this directive.


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Commissioner of Customs and Border Control