Angola – CNCA Certificate

All freights heading towards Angola should have Angola CNCA document. Unlike other systems where electronic cargo tracking codes are used, Angola still conducts the procedure with printed documents.

Which documents are required for Angola CNCA?

The following documents are required to issue a CNCA certificate:

  • Bill of lading
  • Invoice
  • Freight invoice
  • Application form
  • Import License (D.U. – Documento Unico) – required since 10/02/2015

All documents should be legibly scanned and sent via e-mail. Otherwise, the process of submitting the official documents cannot be completed.

How long does it take to get approval?

As the approval process is conducted in Istanbul, it takes a couple of days after completing the application. However, shipment of the certificate may take around a week.