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Register as a food exporter with the Food Control Administration Unit (FCAU)  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Ministry of Health - Food Control Administration Unit (x 2)
Warehouse/Business premises

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Registration number FCAU

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Food establishment registration form
Business registration certificate (certificate of incorporation)
TIN certificate
VAT certificate
Form 1
GMP certificate
ISO certificate (schedule)
Exporter registration for desiccated coconut

Cost: Free

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Free of charge

Total Duration 8d - 19d  expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 8d 19d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 30mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 15mn 4h. 25mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 7d 18d

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

Food (Amendment) Act - 2011 Food (Amendment) Act - 2011
Food (Amendment) Act, No. 20 of 1991 Food (Amendment) Act, No. 20 of 1991
Food Act, No. 26 of 1980 Food Act, No. 26 of 1980
  Sections 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 14, & 07
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