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Register establishment with Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 1 expand_more expand_less

Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of registration of establishment

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application form to register with DFAR
Business registration certificate (certificate of incorporation)
BOI registration certificate
Paying-in voucher (DFAR)
Payment receipt (DFAR)


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Total Duration 35mn - 1d 1/2  expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 35mn 1d 1/2
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 20mn 35mn
Attention at counter: 15mn 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 0mn 1d 1/2

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

Compendium of fisheries act 2016 Compendium of Fisheries Act 2016
Fisheries and aquatic resources Act No. 2 of 1996 Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act No. 2 of 1996
Extraordinary Gazette No. 2023/51 Fisheries Extraordinary Gazette of 2017 No. 2023/51
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