The United Republic of Tanzania

Tanzania Tobacco Board

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Mwendo wa masoko ya tumbaku, msimu wa kilimo 2021/2022

Hadi kufikia tarehe 31.07.2022 wakulima wa tumbaku nchini wameuza tumbaku yenye uzito wa kilogram 57,838,801.00 kwa thamani ya dola za kimarekani 102,406,305.00


Field Crop Survey for Crop Season 2021/2022

Tanzania Tobacco Board through the Directorate of Crop Development and Regulatory Services has planned to conduct crop survey from 28.02.2022 as per tobacco calendar.

About Us

Tanzania Tobacco Board is a crop regulatory body established under the Tobacco Industry Act No. 24 of 2001 (as amended by Crop Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act No. 20 of 2009)


Excellence in the provision of regulatory, advisory and promotional services for the tobacco industry.


To render timely and quality services to tobacco growers and tobacco traders in terms of registration, technical bark stopping and facilitation of private sector contribution in the tobacco industry for enhanced and sustainable growth for the sector’s and country’s benefits.

Our Services


<p>The Board has a legal mandate to register Tobacco Growers, Tobacco Traders, Primary Cooperative Societies, Tobacco Baling Sheds and Market Centers. You can visit this link <a href="" target="_blank">ATMIS</a> to apply for these services.</p>

Licensing and Permits

<p>The Board is mandated to issue various licenses, tobacco import and export permits to tobacco traders in the country. Some of these licenses are Green Leaf Tobacco Buying License, Dry Leaf Tobacco Selling License, Tobacco Processing License and Dry Leaf Tobacco Buying License. These services can be applied through an electronic system by visiting this link.&nbsp;</p>


<p>Tanzania Tobacco Board has a well-trained Agricultural Officers who provide knowledge, information, experiences and technologies to tobacco growers scattered all over the country. To ensure performance of the tobacco industry in the country the Board uses training and field visit and participatory extension approaches to deliver intended knowledge to tobacco growers.</p>

Contact Us

Our Address

Shule Street, Plot No.20-30 Block "AC", Tabora Municipality, P.O.Box 61 Tabora

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Call Us

+255 (0)26 2604417