Implementation of Green Channel

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Customs notifies the Public that Customs is rolling out a faster and efficient cargo clearance process known as GREEN CHANNEL. The following products will not be subjected to routine physical verification/examination.

1. Exportation of Kenyan Tea, Coffee, Spices or herbs through Kilindini Port under Tariff heading 09

The applicable documents are:

  • Customs declaration
  • Certificate of Origin
  • Commercial invoice
  • Packing list
  • Phytosanitary Permit

2. Importation of new motor vehicle spare parts under heading 8708 through Kilindini Port/ICDN

The applicable documents are:

  • Customs declaration
  • Import Declaration Form
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Packing List
  • Bill of Lading

Note: This notice is published subject to all other Laws and Regulations, and conditions, governing importation and exportation of goods being adhered to, or being fulfilled.

For clarification please contact the Contact Centre on Tel. Number: 020 4 999 999; 0711 099 999 or Email: You may also visit the nearest KRA Office or Huduma Centre.

Dated 25th day of February, 2020


Commissioner for Customs and Border Control


Implementation of Green Channel