Open a new proprietary limited (Pty) company with your choice of name, obtain your shareholder certificate and income tax registration. Income tax registration is a requirement for an import and export license.

A customs import AND export registration enables the company to clear goods at customs and make or receive payments for traded goods through a bank.

VAT registration enables the company to claim back VAT on imported goods.

*Processing times are currently extended due to COVID-19 lockdown.