Permits

 

 

Permits and approvals for the construction of Tolaram Lekki Port are being obtained at every stage from the relevant authorities. Listed below is the status of key permits and approvals so far for this project.

Permits

Status of Permits

S.No Permit Name/Description Status
  Free Trade Zone
1 Designation of a free trade zone (to cover the entire Port Area land granted under the Certificate of Occupancy Completed
2 Registration as a free trade zone company by NEPZA (LFTZC) Completed
3 Licence to operate a free trade zone by NEPZA (LFTZC) Completed
4 Registration as a free zone enterprise by NEPZA (LPLE) Completed
5 Licence to operate within a free trade zone by NEPZA (LPLE)) Completed
6 Building Permit by NEPZA Completed
7 Permit to commence operations by NEPZA Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
8 Permit to enter, remain or reside in the free trade zone by NEPZA Completed
  Port Consents
9 Declaration of the area as a port area Completed
10 Designation of the Port Area as a Customs Port Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
11 Approval of a place as a wharf at a Customs Port Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
12 Recognition of the Port as a port of entry Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
13 Approval of the engineering, design and other technical documents by NPA Completed
14 Building Permit from NPA Completed
  Land Consents
15 Right of Occupancy in respect of the Foreshore Land from Lagos State Completed
16 Right of Occupancy over the 50m strip of land between the fenceline and the 100m coastal land Completed
17 Approval to transfer land interests in the Lagos Free Trade Zone Completed
18 Approval to create security over land interests in the Lagos Free Trade Zone Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
19 Approval of an Enterprise to create security over land interests in the Lagos Free Trade Zone Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
  Environmental Consents
20 NESREA Dumping Permit to discharge solid wastes, effluents into public drain or natural environment. Permit to discharge hazardous wastes Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
21 NIMASA Dumping Permit under the London Dumping Convention Completed
22 NPA Dredging & Dumping/Reclamation Permit Completed
23 LASG Operations Permit for dredging and developmental activity (reclaiming land) Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
24 LASG Waiver of Royalty for dredged sand Completed
25 Approval of EIA for the construction of a port, power plant and coastal land reclamation Completed
26 Approval from LASEPA for manufacture or storage of petroleum products Completed
  Other Consents
27 Notification of port coordinates and layout of sub-sea communication cables to the UK Hydrographic Office for incluson in the admiralty charts Completed
28 Tax exemption for production sold in the customs territory Completed
29 Approval of the Ministry of Finance Guarantee in Part 1 , Section 1, App [ ] Completed
30 Approval of the Ministry of Finance Guarantee in Part 1 , Section 2, App [ ] Completed
31 Approval of the Ministry of Transport Guarantee in Part 1 , Section 3, App [ ] Completed
32 Approval of NEPZA in respect of the Agreement in Part 2, Appendix [ ] Completed
33 Approval for NPA's expenditure in excess of 250million naira Completed
34 Approval of the CBN for foreign exchange transactions WORK IN PROGRESS
35 LASTMA Permit for interruption and direction of road traffic Completed
36 Permit from NIMASA to do any act that may affect maritime safety Completed
37 DPR Licence to store petroleum products that have been imported or are for sale or distribution Waiver Obtained until Commencement of Operations
38 Clearance for Ship to Shore Cranes and other structures that are likely to cause danger to aircraft Completed
  PERMITS OUTSIDE APPENDIX 8
1 Captive Generations Plants Permit Completed

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