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Obtain notarized documents  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of compliance  (4) expand_more expand_less
Register notarized lease agreement  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Personal TIN certificate for foreigners  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain company tax identification number (TIN)  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain tax clearance certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain business licence  (5) expand_more expand_less
Register for VAT  (2) expand_more expand_less
Register for social security scheme  (2) expand_more expand_less
Apply for OSHA certificate of registration  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain workplace inspections report/certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Workers Compensation Fund (WCF) certificate of registration  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Submit application
(last modified: 14/06/2019)

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

0 mn  -  15 mn
0 days  -  1 day

Contact details

Entity in charge

Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA)

USHIRIKA (TFC) Building, Lumumba Street, , Dar es Salaam P.O.Box 9393.
Tel: + 255 222 180 141 / +255 222 180 113
Fax: + 255 222 180 371
Email: usajili@brela.go.tz, ipo@brela.go.tz
Website: www.brela.go.tz

Unit in charge

Business Licence Section, 6th floor (submission and licence)

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Tawi Kilumile

Licencing Officer
Tel: +255 714 106 160
Email: tawi.kilumile@mit.go.tz

Expected results

Appointment

Requirements

1. Business license application form
Business license application form (original)
filled by one of the promoters of the company
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Brela receipt (Simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Memorandum and articles of association (Simple copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (Simple copy)
For companies incorporated in Tanzania
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of compliance (BRELA) (Simple copy)
For companies registered outside Tanzania but operating in Tanzania by compliance
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of registration (BRELA) (Simple copy)
For business names registered in Tanzania
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate (Simple copy)
For all businesses whether it operates as natural name, business name or company
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Residence permit class "A" (Simple copy)
For foreign subscribers whose residential addresses in the Memorandum and Articles of Associations is in Tanzania
7. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Power of attorney (an authentic copy)
To a Tanzanian citizen or to a resident, in case the shareholders of the company are non-residents.
8. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease agreement (Simple copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Title deed (Simple copy)
9. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Valid Tax clearance certificate (Simple copy)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: max  10mn
Attention at counter: max   5mn
Waiting time until next step: max   1 day

Legal justification

1. Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
Sections 3, 11, 12

Recourse: Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA)

Entity in charge

Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA)

USHIRIKA (TFC) Building, Lumumba Street, , Dar es Salaam P.O.Box 9393.
Tel: + 255 222 180 141 / +255 222 180 113
Fax: + 255 222 180 371
Email: usajili@brela.go.tz, ipo@brela.go.tz
Website: www.brela.go.tz

Unit in charge

Business Licence Section, 6th floor (submission and licence)

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Andrew Mkapa

Director of licences
Tel: +255 222 181 421 / +255 713 335 618
Email: andrew.mkapa@brela.go.tz
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