Doing business in Gambia

Business Registration
Businesses in The Gambia may be registered as a company, a sole proprietorship, a partnership, or other forms of businesses (namely co-operatives, subsidiaries of other companies).

Guidelines On The Requirements For Business Registration
A.

Memorandum and Articles Of Association
Photocopy ID of all shareholders (passport or ID card)
B.
Go to the Single Window Business Registration Offices at the Ministry of Justice in Banjul or the Kanifing Municipal Council for the following:

Procedure
Associated costs
1
Obtain a registration form
No charge
2
Reserve a unique company name / name search
GMD500
3
Obtain a Tax Identification Number (TIN)
GMD50
Submit a complete registration form with the registration fee of GMD 1,000 and the applicable incorporation fee below:
Incorporation Fee Structure
Share Capital (GMD)
Incorporation Fee
1 – 500,000
GMD10,000
500,000 – 1,000,000
GMD15,000
1,000,000 – 10,000,000
GMD20,000
10,000,000 — above
GMD25,000

Time to Complete: 1 day ( once all the required documents are in place)