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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 8 expand_more expand_less

Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) (x 3)
CRDB Bank Lumumba Branch
Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlement Development (x 3)
Tanzania Revenue Authority (x 2)
Tanzania Revenue Authority Upanga Zone (Samora House)
Kinondoni Municipal Council (x 5)
National Social Security Fund (NSSF) (x 2)

Results 5 expand_more expand_less

Extract from registrar
Certificate of registration (BRELA)
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
Business license - category B
Member identity card

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application form for registering a business name (form 3) (x 2)
Application form for registering a business name (form 2) (x 2)
Assessment form
CRDB payment Slip (x 2)
Payment receipt
Lease and property registration form (LR 66 form)
Signed lease and property registration form (LR 66) (x 2)
TIN application form
Tax payer's evidence form
Certified Passport
Extract from register
Estimate of tax payable by installments form
Business license application form (x 2)
Notarized memorandum and articles of association (x 2)
Certificate of incorporation (x 2)
Lease agreement (x 2)
Payment receipt (municipal) (x 2)
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate (x 2)
Residence permit class "A" (x 2)
Power of attorney (x 2)
Proof of ID (x 3)
CRDB bank slip
Member registration card (R 3A)
Proof of ID

Estimated cost TZS  387,120

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TZS 5,000
Business name registration fee
TZS 1,000
maintenance fees paid manually
TZS 80,000
registration fees for a lease agreement of less than five years
TZS 120 -
1 % yearly lease
stamp duty for lease registration
TZS 1,000
Business license application form fee
TZS 300,000
Business license for commission agent

Total Duration 10 d - 26 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 10 d 26 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 40mn 3h. 35mn
Attention at counter: 40mn 2h. 20mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 10 d 25 d

Laws 9 expand_more expand_less

Business Licensing Act No 25 of 1972 Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
  Section  8 ,  articles 4, 5, 11, 12, 14, 17, S. 11, s. 3, s. 8, s.3
Business licencing fees Business licencing fees
Income tax act 2008, Revised edition Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
  articles 133, S. 133
Land registration Act cap 344 (revised edition 2002) Land Registration Act cap 344 (revised edition 2002)
  articles 55, 56, ss. 54
NSSF Act no.28 of 1997 NSSF Act no.28 of 1997
  Article s. 17
Registration of documents Act cap 117 (revised edition 2002) Registration of Documents Act cap 117 (revised edition 2002)
  Article s. 8
Social security regulatory authority act 2008 Social Security Regulatory Authority act 2008
  articles s. 23, s.23
Stamp duty Act 2006 Stamp duty Act 2006
  Article s. 5
The Business Names Registration Ordinance (Cap. 213) The Business Names (Registration) Act (Cap. 213)
  articles 7, s. 18, s.6
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