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Submit application for business licence
(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-Submission 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

Khatibu Ally Khatibu

Head of business licence
Tel: +255 777 489 801
Email: umc@zanlink.com

Expected results

Municipal payment invoice Municipal payment invoice

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Business licence application form - Zanzibar (original)
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Tax Identification Number certificate (Simple copy)
For companies or registered business name
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of Incorporation-Zanzibar (Simple copy)
For companies which are incorporated in Zanzibar
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Identity card - Zanzibar (Simple copy)
Of the applicants
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Lease agreement (original)

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 31

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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