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Contracting a clearing agent  (1) expand_more expand_less
At entry point - transit  (4) expand_more expand_less
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Seal(s) and vehicle registration number verification
(last modified: 14/06/2021)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Customs Service Department - Rusumo One Stop Border Post

P.O. Box 3987, Easter Province
Tel: +250 788 185 500
Email: customs@rra.gov.rw
Website: http://www.rra.gov.rw/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Customs - Rusumo Office

Mon: 00:00 - 00:00
Tue: 00:00 - 00:00
Wed: 00:00 - 00:00
Thu: 00:00 - 00:00
Fri: 00:00 - 00:00
Sat: 00:00 - 00:00
Sun: 00:00 - 00:00

Person in charge

Customs officer

Expected results

Confirmation of transit termination

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Vehicle with consignment
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Physical presence
of clearing agent and / or driver

Time frame

The maximum period a truck will spend in transit on the Rwandan territory is 3 days.
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised 30th June 2019)
East African Community Customs Management Act, 2004 (Revised 30th June 2019)
Article 85-87
2. The East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
The East African Community Customs Management Regulations, 2010
Article 104

Additional information

The customs officer must ensure that the seal(s), if applicable to the type of vehicle used, is / are intact and that the vehicle registration number is conform to the one on customs documents.

After validation in the system, the clearing agent's transit bond account is automatically credited with the amount previously debited at entry point.

Recourse: Customs Service Department - Rusumo One Stop Border Post

Entity in charge

Customs Service Department - Rusumo One Stop Border Post

P.O. Box 3987, Easter Province
Tel: +250 788 185 500
Email: customs@rra.gov.rw
Website: http://www.rra.gov.rw/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Customs - Rusumo Office

Mon: 00:00 - 00:00
Tue: 00:00 - 00:00
Wed: 00:00 - 00:00
Thu: 00:00 - 00:00
Fri: 00:00 - 00:00
Sat: 00:00 - 00:00
Sun: 00:00 - 00:00

Person in charge

Jean Luc Rusanganwa

Customs Border Manager Rusumo
Tel: +250 788 185 735
Email: jeanluc.rusanganwa@rra.gov.rw
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