List of steps
(Total number of steps: 7)
Apply for work permit online  (1)
certify documents  (1)
Pay for work permit  (2)
Obtain work permit  (3)

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Summary of the procedure
 

Where to go? (4)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) (x 4)
1 5 6 7
Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)
Public Notary
2
Public Notary
Standard Chartered Bank Tanzania
3
Standard Chartered Bank Tanzania
CRDB Bank
4
CRDB Bank

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
Work permit class C
7
Work permit class C

Required documents 

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

Sectoral approval/permit/licence from relevant Ministry
2
Sectoral approval/permit/licence from relevant Ministry
Lease agreement
2
Lease agreement
Business license (x 2)
2 6
Business license
Industrial License (x 2)
2 6
Industrial License
Operating/Authority license
2
Operating/Authority license
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate (x 2)
2 6
Tax Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
Value Added Tax Certificate (VAT) (x 2)
2 6
Value Added Tax Certificate (VAT)
Certified certificate of incorporation
2
Certified certificate of incorporation
Memorandum and Articles of Association or charter or statutes (x 2)
2 6
Memorandum and Articles of Association or charter or statutes
Certified Certificate of incentives
2
Certified Certificate of incentives
Proof of available local staff
2
Proof of available local staff
Certified Passport
2
Certified Passport
Proof of ID (x 2)
2 6
Proof of ID
Bank slip (Facilitation payment)
5
Bank slip (Facilitation payment)
Justification letter (Cover Letter)
6
Justification  letter (Cover Letter)
Application Form TFN 901
6
Application Form TFN 901
Job description
6
Job description
Curriculum vitae (C.V)
6
Curriculum vitae (C.V)
Employment contract
6
Employment contract
Academic/professional certificates/testimonial
6
Academic/professional certificates/testimonial
Certified Passport
6
Certified Passport
Sectoral approval/permit/licence from relevant Ministry
6
Sectoral approval/permit/licence from relevant Ministry
Operating/Authority license
6
Operating/Authority license
Certified certificate of incorporation
6
Certified certificate of incorporation
Certified Certificate of incentives
6
Certified Certificate of incentives
Proof of available local staff
6
Proof of available local staff
CRDB Bank slip
6
CRDB Bank slip
Labour payment receipt
7
Labour payment receipt

How much?

Estimated cost of the procedure  TZS  140,000 + USD  1,100

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Cost detail

Estimate your cost

TZS  10,000 per Document
- TZS 140,000
certification fee
14
10 %
- USD 100
work permit application fees for TIC facilitation services as per investment Act 1997 art. 13
1,000
USD 1,000
application fee for Directors and expatriates in professions that are not science

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): 15 d 15 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 50mn
Attention at counter: 40mn 1h. 15mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 15 d 15 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
Advocates Act Advocates Act 1955
  articles 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, S. 6
Company Act 2002 Company Act 2002
  Article S. 16
Advocates Act Notary Public Act 1928
  Article S. 3
Online application manual (workpermit) Online application manual (workpermit)
Tanzania Investment Act 1997 Tanzania Investment Act 1997
  articles S. 13, S. 17
The non-citizens(employment regulation) Act, 2015 The non-citizens(employment regulation) Act, 2015
  Section  12 ,  articles S.10, S.10 & Sixth Schedule
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