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Business Registry - For telephone enquiry call 025 332396 or E-mail:info_busreg@oarg.gov.sl

Yes. It is an offence to operate a business without registration.
You can register a business at the OARG by going through the following processes:

For Sole Proprietorships/Partnerships

  • Conduct Business Name Search
  • Fill out a combined business application form
  • Pay registration fees
  • Obtain certificate and TIN (Tax Identification Number)

For Companies

  • Conduct Business Name Search
  • Submit Statutory Notices of
    • Registered office of the company
    • Share Capital
    • Shareholders declaration
    • List of Directors
    • Consent of Directors to act as Director
    • Memorandum and Article of Association
  • Fill out business registration form
  • Obtain Certificate and TIN
Yes, you can register a company at the OARG Offices in Bo (1 Fenton Road, Bo) Makeni (34 Frontier Road, Makeni) and Kenema, (25 Hanga Road, Kenema).
Company name search is free of charge. It can be done online or at the OARG.
You can register a company online by simply going to our website www.oarg.gov.sl and follow the instructions. Company name search can also be done on our website, except that the applicant has to come to the OARG to make payment.
A copy of a valid ID card/passport/Driver’s License. You will be expected to produce the original document for verification.
No. You will be issued Tax Identification Number (TIN) as soon as you register a company