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Steps (21) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain notarized declaration of compliance form  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain certificate of incorporation online  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain tax clearance certificate  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain a business licence  (3) 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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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 9 expand_more expand_less

Public Notary
CRDB Bank (x 2)
Tanzania Revenue Authority Upanga Zone (Samora House) (x 2)
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) (x 2)
National Social Security Fund (NSSF) (x 2)
Occupational safety and health authority (x 4)
National Microfinance Bank (NMB) (x 2)
Customer's premise/workplace
Workers Compensation Fund (WCF)

Results 12 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of incorporation
Tax clearance certificate
Business license
Notification of contributing employer on registration number (form R2)
Processed application for employer's registration (form R1)
OSHA Certificate of Registration
Covering letter
Ergonomics inspection report
General and Hygiene inspection report
Electrical safety inspection report
Plant Safety inspection report
WCF registration certificate

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Declaration of compliance form (form14b)
Memorandum and Articles of Association or charter or statutes
Lease agreement
Passport (x 2)
Power of attorney (x 2)
Proof of ID (x 2)
National Identification Authority (NIDA) ID number
Signed BRELA Consolidated form
Signed ethics and integrity pledge form
Notarized declaration of compliance (form14b)
Notarized memorandum and articles of association
Control number (Brela) (x 2)
Stamped application letter (tax clearance)
Stamped application letter
Business license application form
Certificate of incorporation
Tax Identification Number (TIN)
Residence permit class "A"
Notarized lease agreement
Valid Tax clearance certificate
Application for employer's registration -form R1
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
Certificate of incorporation (x 3)
Business license (BRELA) (x 3)
Application form for registration of a work place form 1(b)
Factory or workplace drawings
Certified TIN certificate
NMB Bank slip
OSHA Government receipt (x 2)
OSHA Certificate of Registration
List of employees
Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
Names of shareholders
Certificate of Compliance (OSHA)
Value Added Tax Certificate (VAT)
Letter of appointment
Contractors registration certificate (CRB)
Provision certificate of registration (WCF)

Estimated cost Tanzanian Shilling  1,117,200

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USD expand_more expand_less
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Tanzanian Shilling 10,000
Certification fee for memorandum and articles of association
Tanzanian Shilling 30,000
Certification fee for 3 copies of lease agreement
Tanzanian Shilling 10,000
Notarization fee for declaration of compliance form form14b
Tanzanian Shilling 95,000
More than Tshs. 20,000/= but not more than Tshs. 1,000,000/=
Tanzanian Shilling 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.
Tanzanian Shilling 300,000
Tanzanian Shilling 5,000
Stamp duty is charged for each copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association
Tanzanian Shilling 1,200
Stamp duty for Form no. 14b is charged
Tanzanian Shilling 300,000
Business license for commission agent
Tanzanian Shilling 200,000
Business licence for local insurance
Tanzanian Shilling 50,000
Publication fees
Tanzanian Shilling 50,000
Publication fees

Total Duration 17 d - 49 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 17 d 49 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 40mn 2h. 15mn
Attention at counter: 4h. 12h. 50mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 17 d 48 d

Laws 14 expand_more expand_less

Advocates Act Advocates Act 1955
  articles 53, S. 49
BRELA official online registration advert BRELA official online registration advert
Business Licensing Act No 25 of 1972 Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
  Section  11 ,  articles 4, 5 11, 12, 14, 17, S. 13, s. 8, ss. 3
Business licencing fees Business licencing fees
Company Act 2002 Company Act 2002
  Sections 3, 14, 16, 186, 187 ,  articles s. 14, s.16
Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014 Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014
  Article s. 452
Finance Act 2015 Finance Act 2015
  Article S. 49
Advocates Act Notary Public Act 1928
  Article s. 3
NSSF Act no.28 of 1997 NSSF Act no.28 of 1997
  Article S. 11
OSHA ACT 2003 OSHA ACT no. 5 of 2003
  Sections 16, 17 ,  articles 17, 21, S. 16, S. 17
Social security regulatory authority act 2008 Social Security Regulatory Authority act 2008
  Article S. 23
OSHA General Administrative (Amendmend) Rules 2018 The Occupational Safety and Health (General Administrative) Rules, 2015
  articles S. 109, S. 3, Third and fourth schedules
The Occupational Safety and Health (Amendmend) General Administrative Rules, 2018 The Occupational Safety and Health General Administrative ((Amendment) Rules, 2018
  Article First Schedule
Workers compensation Act 2015 Workers compensation Act 2015
  Section  71
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