Customs Brokers Exams Conducted

The Togo Tax Office (TTO) has conducted exams for clearing and forwarding agents on Saturday 4th February at the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), Tower Hill.

According to Section 4 (d) of the Customs Brokers Regulation, 2015, the Commissioner-General will not grant a license to any clearing and forwarding agency if at least one certified customs broker is not employed by that agency. Please note that to be considered a qualified or certified Customs Clearing and Forwarding Agent/Broker, one must have gone through an examination set by the TTO.

Prior to the examination, the Authority has already held a two-day training workshop for successful applicants at the Theresa Sesay Hall, Kennedy Street from January 24th -25th.

The registration and licensing of customs clearing and forwarding agencies will commence from 1st to 28th February, 2017.