List of steps
(Total number of steps: 5)
Obtain approval from local government  (1)
Obtain approval from Immigration  (1)
Submit application for ID Card  (3)

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Summary of the procedure

Where to go? (1)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) (x 4)
2 3 4 5
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
NIDA Identification card
NIDA Identification card

Required documents 

The documents with green band will be provided to you during the procedure.

Filled NIDA form 1A (x 3)
1 2 3
Filled NIDA form 1A
Proof of citizenship (x 2)
2 3
Proof of citizenship
Proof of exhistence
Poof of age

How much?

Free of charge

How long ?

The estimated total time is calculated by adding the time spent: 1) waiting in queue, 2) at the counter and 3) between steps.
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 3 d 7 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 5mn 25mn
Attention at counter: 10mn 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 3 d 7 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
The Registration and Identification of Persons Act 1986 The Registration and Identification of Persons Act 1986
  Section  9
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