List of steps
(Total number of steps: 8)
Obtain notarized documents  (1)
Obtain registration certificates  (3)
Obtain a business licence  (4)

Preview & Print

Properties
 
2
Apply for company registration
(last modified: 10/8/2014)

Costs

( see details )

Wait until next step

TZS 2200000
5 days  -  10 days

Expected results

Revision confirmation 01 - Revision confirmation
Appointment 01 - Appointment

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Notarized memorandum and articles of association (2 original )
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Notarized lease agreement (Simple copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Title deed (Simple copy)
for business premises
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport (Simple copy)
for each shareholder

Costs

Cost detail

Hypothesis

For all companies
TZS 500,000
for business licence - average business licence cost for domestically ownerd company
TZS 45,000
for filing fees for memorandum and articles of association and company registration form
TZS 5,000
stamp duty for registration of memorandum and articles of associations
10 %
- TZS 0
of the total cost as facilitation fee
0
For companies with capital
TZS 50,000
registration fee if nominal share capital is inferior or equal to Tshs.500,000
or  TZS 80,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.500,000 but not more than Tshs.1,000,00
or  TZS 100,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.1,000,000 but not more than Tshs.2,000,000
or  TZS 120,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.2,000,000/= but not more than Tshs.3,000,000
or  TZS 150,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.3,000,000/= but not more than Tshs.5,000,000
or  TZS 180,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.5,000,000/= but not more than Tshs.10,000,000
or  TZS 200,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.10,000,000/= but not more than Tshs.30,000,000
or  TZS 300,000
if nominal share capital is more than Tshs.30,000,000/= Registration fee for companies not having share capital
For companies with no capital
or  TZS 50,000
f number of members as stated in the Articles of Association does not exceed 25
or  TZS 60,000
if number of members as stated in the Articles of Association exceeds 25 but does not exceed 50
or  -1 70,000
if number of members as stated in the Articles of Association exceeds 50 but does not exceed 100
or  -1 80,000
if number of members as stated in the Articles of Association exceeds 100 but does not exceed 150
or  TZS 90,000
if number of members as stated in the Articles of Association exceeds 150 but does not exceed 200
or  TZS 120,000
if number of members as stated in the Articles of Association exceeds 200

Time frame

Waiting time until next step: Min. 5 days - Max. 10 days

Legal justification

1. Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
Business Licencing Act No 25 of 1972
articles 3, 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 14, 178
2. Company Act 2002
Company Act 2002
articles 14, 16, 30, 452
3. Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014
Fees payable to Registrar - Regulations, 2014
Article 452
4. Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
Article 133
5. NSSF Act no.28 of 1997
NSSF Act no.28 of 1997
Article 11
6. Social Security Regulatory Authority act 2008
Social Security Regulatory Authority act 2008
Article 23
7. Stamp duty Act 2006
Stamp duty Act 2006
articles 5, 18, 19, 20, 41
8. Tanzania Revenue Authority Act 2006
Tanzania Revenue Authority Act 2006
Article 5
9. Value Added Tax Act, 2014
Value Added Tax Act, 2014
articles 19, 20

Recourse: Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)

Entity in charge

Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC)

Shaaban Robert Street. , Dar es Salaam P.O Box 938
Tel: +255 222 116 328 - 32
Fax: +255 222 118 253
Email: information@tic.co.tz
Website: www.tic.co.tz

Unit in charge

Directorate of Investment Facilitation

Mon: 08:00-16:00
Tue: 08:00-16:00
Wed: 08:00-16:00
Thu: 08:00-16:00
Fri: 08:00-16:00

Person in charge

Nakuala Senzia

Tel: +255 22 2116328 - 32
Email: senzia@tic.co.tz
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