According to the Kenyan government decree, the company's importers must obtain the "Product Compliance Certificate" (COC, namely CERTIFICATE OF CONFORMITY) before they can go through customs clearance procedures with Kenya Customs. After the inspection is completed, the original COC certificate will be sent to the exporter by express mail. If you need to mail it directly to the importer or other persons, please specify it in the remarks column of this application form.
Fill in this application form and its attached pages truthfully, correctly and completely, including relevant HS code, ICS code and other information. It is the basic responsibility of the applicant to fill in the product description and HS code correctly. Failure to correctly fill in the product description and/or HS code will result in inconsistencies in the on-site inspection/testing, and thus the COC cannot be issued. The applicant will still bear the relevant expenses and leave a bad credit record. Once the goods are shipped to Kenya, it will also The Kenyan administrative department will require rectification and fines.
Market access requirements
The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) began to implement the Pre-Export Standard Compliance Verification Program (PVoC) on September 29, 2005. Products in the PVoC catalog must obtain a Certificate of Conformity (CoC) before shipment and provide it to Kenya Customs when they arrive at the port, otherwise they will not be able to enter the country. If there is no CoC under special circumstances, KEBS can decide to inspect the batch of goods and impose a fine.
Three application methods
⑴ One-time customs clearance certificate: testing for 1-2 weeks (if there is an ISO9001 certificate, the internal inspection report does not need to be tested), and it will take 3-5 working days to apply for the customs clearance certificate. Half-day inspection
Direct application for customs clearance and inspection fee: FOB×0.475%≥180USD
⑵ Registration before customs clearance: Time: 1-2 weeks for testing, 1-2 weeks for application for registration certificate, 3-5 working days for application for customs clearance certificate, and half a day for inspection. The cost is 375USD within 15 models, plus 20USD/model for more than 15 models. The registration certificate is valid for one year. Application for customs clearance certificate inspection fee, FOB ×0.425%≥180USD
(3) Formal approval certificate model
Increase factory inspection, the first shipment will be strictly inspected, and then the inspection will be sampled from time to time. All products produced by the company need to be tested