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Apply for a trader license
(last modified: 04/06/2019)

Timeframe ( ver detalles )

Espera hasta paso siguiente

5 mn  -  15 mn
0.5 day  -  7 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

One-Stop Business Facilitation Centre (OBFC)

Kingsway Road LNDC Phase II 1st floor , Maseru 100
Tel: +266 22324667
Website: www.obfc.org.ls

Unit in charge

Licensing Unit

Mon: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Tue: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Wed: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Thu: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Fri: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30

Person in charge

Thabo Moreboli

Licensing Assistant
Tel: +266 57648516
Email: morebolithabo@yahoo.com

Requirements

1. Application form - Trader license
Application form - Trader license (original)
filled with the relevant activity and signed by the applicant
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease - certified (original)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Sublease - certified (original)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of inspection (original)
Sole trader
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
National ID Card (original)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport - certified (original)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Driver's license - certified (original)
Company
1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
National ID Card (original)
of director(s) and shareholder(s)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport - certified (original)
of director(s) and shareholder(s)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Driver's license - certified (original)
of director(s) and shareholder(s)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (simple copy)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Company extract (simple copy)

Time frame

Local licensing board seats every thursday.
Waiting time in queue: Max.  5mn
Attention at counter: Min.   5mn - Max.   10mn
Waiting time until next step: Min.   0.5 day - Max.   7 days

Legal justification

1. Trading Enterprises Order 1993
Trading Enterprises Order 1993
Articles 14, 28 on the obligation to have a license
2. Trading Enterprises Regulations 1999
Trading Enterprises Regulations 1999
Articles 10, 11, schedule2.a on information to provide and health certificate, on application form and requirements (enclosures to the form)
3. Trading Enterprises (Amendment) Regulations Dec2011
Trading Enterprises (Amendment) Regulations Dec2011
Article 2 on public health inspection ("when necessary").

Additional information

There is no receipt upon submission of the documents. However, the officer registers the name of the applicant and the date of deposit. The application will be assessed by the licensing board (which meets every Thursday). The applicant comes and checks the status of the application after the meeting of the board.

The trade licences are issued in relation with the activity (see List of activities below). Some trade activities are prohibited for foreign enterprises (see Reserved licences below).
Reserved licences Reserved licences
List of trade activities List of trade activities

Who certified this information ?

Solomon MALEKE, Mr, 15/10/2018

Recourse: One-Stop Business Facilitation Centre (OBFC)

Entity in charge

One-Stop Business Facilitation Centre (OBFC)

Kingsway Road LNDC Phase II 1st floor , Maseru 100
Tel: +266 22324667
Website: www.obfc.org.ls

Unit in charge

Licensing Unit

Mon: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Tue: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Wed: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Thu: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30
Fri: 08:00 - 12:45, 14:00 - 16:30

Person in charge

Solomon Maleke

Business Licencing Manager
Tel: +266 58004858
Email: malekesolom@gmail.com
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