Act No: CAP. 359
Act Title: HIDE, SKIN AND LEATHER TRADE
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION
Arrangement of Sections

HIDE, SKIN AND LEATHER TRADE RULES, 1990

ARRANGEMENT OF RULES

1.

Citation.

2.

Interpretation.

3.

Suspension drying.

4.

Hanging of hide or skin.

5.

“Wet salted” hides and skins.

6.

“Dry salted” hides and skins.

7.

Green-hide or skin.

8.

Flaying, cleaning and trimming.

9.

Slaughterman’s licence.

10.

Cover-up or disguise of scratch, sore, brandmark, etc.

11.

Application for buyer’s licence.

12.

Conditions for issue of a buyer’s licence.

13.

Equipment and maintenance of buyer’s licence premises.

14.

Opening of buyer’s premises.

15.

Purchase of green hide or skin.

16.

Issue of buyer’s licence for green hide or skin.

17.

Employment of staff.

18.

Protection from insect damage.

19.

Marking of hide or skin.

20.

Storage of hide or skin.

21.

Transporting of dried hide or skin.

22.

Despatch note.

23.

Application of disinfectant or bacteria agent.

24.

Grading note.

25.

Conditions of buyer’s licence.

26.

Specification of licensed premises in licence.

27.

Display of licence.

28.

Application for exporter’s or importer’s licence.

29.

Exporter’s or importer’s premises.

30.

Stack or pile of hide or skin or leather.

31.

Duties of exporter or importer.

32.

Exporter’s certificate.

33.

Trading.

34.

Exporter’s or importer’s books.

35.

Exporter’s or importer’s report.

36.

Registration certificate.

37.

Register of licences.

38.

Retention of books by exporter or importer.

39.

Consignment of hides, skins or leather to persons in Kenya.

40.

Inspection of consignment of hide, skin or leather.

41.

Penalties.

SCHEDULES

FIRST SCHEDULE —

APPLICATION FOR BUYER’S LICENCE

SECOND SCHEDULE —

BUYER’S LICENCE

THIRD SCHEDULE —

LICENCE FOLDER

FOURTH SCHEDULE —

GRADING NOTE

FIFTH SCHEDULE —

BUYER’S/IMPORTER’S/EXPORTER’S REGISTER

SIXTH SCHEDULE

APPLICATION FOR EXPORTER’S/IMPORTER’S LICENCE —

SEVENTH SCHEDULE —

EXPORTER’S/IMPORTER’S LICENCE

EIGHTH SCHEDULE —

EXPORTER’S CERTIFICATE

NINTH SCHEDULE —

APPLICATION FOR A REGISTRATION OF PREMISES CERTIFICATE

TENTH SCHEDULE —

REGISTRATION OF PREMISES CERTIFICATE

ELEVENTH SCHEDULE —

APPLICATION FOR THE TRANSFER OF A BUYER’S/EXPORTER’S/IMPORTER’S LICENCE FROM THE LICENSED PREMISES TO ANY OTHER PREMISES

TWELFTH SCHEDULE —

DESPATCH NOTE

THIRTEENTH SCHEDULE —

HIDES AND SKINS EXPORTER’S AND IMPORTER’S MONTHLY PURCHASE RETURNS CATTLE, CALF SKINS, GOAT SKINS, HAIR SHEEP SKINS AND WOOL SHEEP SKINS

FOURTEENTH SCHEDULE —

LEATHER TANNERS, HIDES AND SKINS PURCHASES AND MONTHLY INPUT RETURNS CATTLE, GOAT SKINS, HAIR SHEEP SKINS, WOOL SHEEP SKINS PURCHASE

FIFTEENTH SCHEDULE —

APPLICATION FOR A SLAUGHTERMAN’S LICENCE

SIXTEENTH SCHEDULE —

LICENCE FOLDER

SEVENTEENTH SCHEDULE —

APPLICATION FOR THE TRANSFER OF A SLAUGHTERMAN’S LICENCE FROM ONE DISTRICT TO ANOTHER

EIGHTEENTH SCHEDULE —

MARKING OF HIDES AND SKINS

NINTEENTH SCHEDULE —

IMPORTER’S CERTIFICATE

TWENTIETH SCHEDULE —

LICENCE AND REGISTRATION OF PREMISES FEES

HIDE, SKIN AND LEATHER TRADE (AMENDMENT) RULES, 1995
[L.N. 200/1995, Corr. No. 41/1995.]
1.

These Rules may be cited as the hide, Skin and Leather Trade (Amendment) Rules, 1995.

ARRANGEMENT OF RULES

HIDES, SKIN AND LEATHER TRADE (LEATHER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL) RULES, 2010
[L.N. 65/2010.]