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Steps (16) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Application form  (1) expand_more expand_less
Documents on the premises  (3) expand_more expand_less
Certificate of inspection  (5) expand_more expand_less
Certification of documents  (1) expand_more expand_less
Trader license  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 4 expand_more expand_less

One-Stop Business Facilitation Centre (OBFC) (x 7)
C.T. Poopa consulting attorney & notary public (x 2)
Maseru City Council (MCC) (x 6)
Landlord's Building

Results 2 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of inspection
Trader license - simple copy

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Municipal services fees - proof of payment
Application form - Trader license (x 2)
Municipal services clearance certificate
Lease - certified
Sublease (x 2)
Certificate of inspection - (Unstamped) (x 2)
Payment receipt - Certificate of inspection
National ID Card (x 3)
Lease - certified
Sublease - certified
Certificate of inspection
Certificate of incorporation
Company extract
Approval form
Approval form - duplicate
Approval form - signed and stamped
Approval form duplicate - signed and stamped
Payment receipt - Trader license
Approval form duplicate - signed and stamped by revenue office
Trader license - simple copy

Estimated cost LSL  375

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LSL 15 -
LSL  5 per page
for 1 certified copy of the lease
LSL 30 -
10 % trader's license fee
for the health certificate fees
LSL 15 -
LSL  5 per page
for a certified copy of the sublease
LSL 15 -
LSL  5 per page
for a certified copy of the National ID card
LSL 300
for individual license holder

Total Duration 2d  - 18d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 2d 18d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 20mn 1h. 40mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 3h. 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 1d 1/2 17d

Laws 9 expand_more expand_less

Deeds registry act 1967 Deeds Registry Act 1967 Part III on certification of documents
  Article 52
Local Government Act 1996 Local Government Act 1997 on the authority to levy and rates
  Article 56.1
Local Government Service Act  2008 Local Government Service Act 2008
Resolution of the council board Minutes of the meeting of the MCC on 28 august 2014 (Resolution 007-2014) (To be discussed)
  Article 5
Oaths and Declarations Regulations 1964 Oaths and Declarations Regulations 1964 On charges (free) and form of attestation certificate
  Articles 9, 10
Trading Enterprise Regulations 1999 Trading Enterprise Regulations 1999 on the procedure of the licensing board
  Article 3
Trading Enterprises (Amendment) Regulations Dec2011 Trading Enterprises (Amendment) Regulations Dec2011 On public health inspection ("when necessary").
  Articles 2, First schedule
Trading Enterprises Order 1993 Trading Enterprises Order 1993 on trade licensing
  Articles 4, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14.1, 14, 16, 17, 28
Trading Enterprises Regulations 1999 Trading Enterprises Regulations 1999 on information to be provided for a trader's licence
  Section ond schedule ,  Articles 10, 11.1.e.ii, 11, 11.2.a-h, 11.1 e (iii), 15, 16, schedule 2.a, schedule 3
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