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Register as an exporter with the Department of Commerce (DoC)  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Department of Commerce (x 3)
Peoples Bank

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Exporter registration certificate of DoC

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application form to register as an exporter with DOC
Form 1 (x 2)
TIN certificate (x 2)
VAT certificate
Certified auditors report
Cover letter
National identity card (x 2)
Business registration certificate (certificate of incorporation)
Form 4
Bank payment receipt (x 2)
Exporter registration certificate of DoC

Estimated cost LKR  10,000

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LKR 10,000
This is the cost to register as an exporter under the Department of Commerce.

Total Duration 55mn - 2d   expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 55mn 2d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 25mn 55mn
Attention at counter: 30mn 1h. 10mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 1d 1/2
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