List of steps
(Total number of steps: 21)
Obtain approval from local government  (1)
Obtain approval from Immigration  (1)
Submit application for ID Card  (3)
Obtain individual tax identification number  (1)
Obtain certificate of incorporation online  (7)
Obtain company tax Identification number (TIN)  (1)
Obtain a business licence  (4)
Register for social security  (2)
Register with workers' compensation fund  (1)

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Summary of the procedure
 

Where to go? (7)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Local government Office
1
Local government Office
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) (x 9)
2 3 4 5 6 14 15 17 18
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)
Public Notary
10
Public Notary
CRDB Bank Lumumba Branch
12
CRDB Bank Lumumba Branch
CRDB Bank
16
CRDB Bank
Social Security Scheme (x 2)
19 20
Social Security Scheme
Workers' compensation fund
21
Workers' compensation fund

What you will get (7)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
NIDA Identification card
5
NIDA Identification card
Certified TIN certificate
6
Certified TIN certificate
Certificate of incorporation
13
Certificate of incorporation
Certified TIN certificate
14
Certified TIN certificate
Business license
18
Business license
Notification of contributing employer on registration number (form R2)
20
Notification of contributing employer on registration number (form R2)
Processed application for employer's registration (form R1)
20
Processed application for employer's registration (form R1)

Required documents 

The documents with green band will be provided to you during the procedure.

Filled NIDA form 2A (x 2)
1 2
Filled NIDA form 2A
Proof of ID
1
Proof of ID
Filled NIDA form 1A
3
Filled NIDA form 1A
Proof of citizenship
3
Proof of citizenship
Proof of exhistence
3
Poof of age
3
TIN application form (x 3)
6 14 14
TIN application form
Certified Passport (x 7)
Certified Passport
Personal TIN Certificate
7
Personal TIN Certificate
Compliance declaration form 14B
8
Compliance declaration form 14B
Filled Brela consolidated form
9
Filled Brela consolidated form
Memorandum and Articles of Association or charter or statutes
10
Memorandum and Articles of Association or charter or statutes
Declaration of compliance form (form14b)
10
Declaration of compliance form (form14b)
Signed BRELA Consolidated form
11
Signed BRELA Consolidated form
Signed ethics and integrity pledge form
11
Signed ethics and integrity pledge form
Notarized memorandum and articles of association
11
Notarized memorandum and articles of association
Notarized declaration of Compliance (form14b)
11
Notarized declaration of Compliance (form14b)
Certified Memorandum and Articles of Association
14
Certified Memorandum and Articles of Association
Certificate of incorporation (x 2)
14 19
Certificate of incorporation
Lease agreement
14
Lease agreement
Business license application form
15
Business license application form
Certificate of incorporation
15
Certificate of incorporation
Tax Identification Number (TIN)
15
Tax Identification Number (TIN)
Residence permit class "A"
15
Residence permit class "A"
Notarized lease agreement
15
Notarized lease agreement
Valid Tax clearance certificate
15
Valid Tax clearance certificate
Bank slip (CRDB)
17
Bank slip (CRDB)
Application for employer's registration -form R1
19
Application for employer's registration -form R1
Business license - Ministry of Industry and Trade
19
Business license - Ministry of Industry and Trade
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
19
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate

How much?

Cost of the procedure  TZS  497,200

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

TZS 10,000
notarization fee for Memorandum and Articles of association
TZS 10,000
notarization fee for lease agreement
TZS 10,000
Notarization fee for Declaration of compliance form form14b
TZS 95,000
More than Tshs. 20,000/= but not more than Tshs. 1,000,000/=
TZS 66,000
Filling fee for the application, meaning shs. 22,000/= for each document i.e Memorandum and Articles of Association, Forms no. 14a and 14b.
TZS 300,000
TZS 5,000
Stamp duty is charged for each copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association
TZS 1,200
Stamp duty for Form no. 14b is charged

How long ?

The estimated total time is calculated by adding the time spent: 1) waiting in queue, 2) at the counter and 3) between steps.
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 5 d 13 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 1h. 5mn 2h. 35mn
Attention at counter: 2h. 20mn 5h. 55mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 5 d 13 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
Advocates Act Advocates Act 1955
  articles 15, 16, 17, 18, ss. 14
Business Licensing Act No 25 of 1972 Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
  articles 4, 5 11, 12, 14, 17, s. 8, ss. 3
Business licencing fees Business licencing fees
Company Act 2002 Company Act 2002
  articles s. 14, s.16
Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014 Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014
  Article s. 452
Income tax act 2008, Revised edition Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
  Article s. 133
Advocates Act Notary Public Act 1928
  Article s. 3
NSSF Act no.28 of 1997 NSSF Act no.28 of 1997
  Article s. 11
Social security regulatory authority act 2008 Social Security Regulatory Authority act 2008
  Article s. 23
Subsidiary legislation of the Tanzania Investment  Act 1997 Subsidiary legislation of the Tanzania Investment Act 1997
  Article s. 32
The Registration and Identification of Persons Act 1986 The Registration and Identification of Persons Act 1986
  Section  9
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