Industrial Licence

The National Industries (Registration and Licensing) ACT CAP 46 R.E 2002 is an ACT to make provision for the orderly promotion and development of Industries and to provide for the Registration and Licensing of Industries. The Act is a union law. Under the National Industries (Registration and Licensing) ACT small scale Industries are issued with Certificate of Registration and large scale Industries are issued with an Industrial License.

ISSUING OF AN INDUSTRIAL LICENCE

All investment costs that exceeds Tsh 100,000,000 are required to be submitted to the Industrial Licensing Board for approval. After the application has been approved by the Industrial Licensing Board the Registrar or Assistant Registrar of Industries issue the Temporary Industrial License of which last for three (3) years in order to fullfill the condition which are written on the license.

The Industrial Licensing Board meets quarterly a year.

CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION

An investment costs not exceeds 100,000,000 is issued with a Certificate of Registration.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OBTAINING AN INDUSTRIAL LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION

All applicants for Industrial License and Certificate of Registration are required to submit the following documents

  1. Fill application form No. 1
  2. Copies of memorandum and Article of Association, Certificate of Incorporation of a Company
  3. Business plan
  4. Lease agreement /Title Deed