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Obtain business licence  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Pay and obtain business application form
(last modified: 22/10/2020)

Contact details

Entity in charge

Urban Municipal Council

P.O.BOX 1288, Malindi Street, Zanzibar
Tel: +255 242 231 330 / +255 777 474 468
Email: umc@zanlink.com, znzmunicipal@gmail.com
Website: www.umc.zanlink.com
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Department of Finance and Economics - licence section

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30

Person in charge

Juma Maulid Mikdad

Cashier
Tel: +255 242 231 330
Email: umc@zanlink.com

Expected results

Business licence application form - Zanzibar
Urban municipal receipt

Cost TZS 10,000

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  • TZS Add Name Here
TZS 10,000
Business application form fee
Payment methods: cash

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Max.  10mn
Attention at counter: Max.   5mn

Legal justification

1. The Zanzibar Business Licence Regulations, 2017
The Zanzibar Business Licence Regulations, 2017
Section 32
2. The Zanzibar Local Government Authority Act, 2014
The Zanzibar Local Government Authority Act, 2014
Section 23

Recourse: Urban Municipal Council

Entity in charge

Urban Municipal Council

P.O.BOX 1288, Malindi Street, Zanzibar
Tel: +255 242 231 330 / +255 777 474 468
Email: umc@zanlink.com, znzmunicipal@gmail.com
Website: www.umc.zanlink.com
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Department of Finance and Economics

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30

Person in charge

Salma Muhamed Omar

Head of finance
Tel: +255 772 162 030
Email: umc@zanlink.com,
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