Set up a Company

Company Set Up:

Being quality and conscious, Djibouti Ports & Free Zones Authority procedures for setting up a company and starting your business in Djibouti are very easy and well streamlined. The simple procedures and formalities make it possible to obtain a License within 1 day of submitting all required documents.

The basic steps towards starting your business in any Djibouti Based Free Zones by establishing a branch or incorporating a new company (FZE/FZC):

  • License Application Form
    The investor completes the License Application form and provides his project details
  • Project Approval
    The project is given a 'provisional approval' so that legal documents may be prepared.
  • Legal Documentation
    The investor provides all documents of the parent company for opening a branch of a local/international company.
  • Agreement Signatures and Payments
  • Issuance of licence
  • For new Incorporations: Certificate of Incorporation etc. will also be issued