Trading license - Catering business

Regulation of trade

  • Purpose: Regulation of trade
  • Application Fees: Nil
  • License Fee: (a) Grade I - 225,000 Ugx<br>(b) Grade II - 150,000 Ugx<br>(c) Grade III - 90,000 Ugx<br>(d) Grade IV - 60,000 Ugx<br>
  • Maximum Processing Time: 2 Days
  • Related Websites: <a href="https://ecitie.kcca.go.ug/portal/" target="_blank"><b><font color="#006600">e</font><font color="#ff0000">Citie</font></b> online payments</a><br>
  • Validity: 1 Year
  • Contact Office: <a href="http://www.kcca.go.ug/" target="_blank">Kampala Capital City Authority</a>
  • Renewal Fee: (a) Grade I - 225,000 Ugx (b) Grade II - 150,000 Ugx (c) Grade III - 90,000 Ugx (d) Grade IV - 60,000 Ugx
  • License Type: License
  • Legal Basis: The Trade (Licensing) (Grading of Business Areas) Instrument, 2017. The Trade (Licensing) (Amendment of Schedule) Instrument, 2017.
  • <div><b>Nationals</b><br><ul><li><font color="#3333ff"><a href="http://ursb.go.ug/services/business-registration/registering-a-new-company/" target="_blank">For individuals / sole proprietorships / partnerships - certificate of registration and statement of particulars <b><font color="#ff0000">OR</font></b> certificate of incorporation, company form 18 and 20- <i>Uganda Registration Services Bureau.</i></a></font></li><li>Original KCCA receipt for the previous year indicating existing business.</li><li>Original rent receipt and tenancy agreement from the Land lord for the new business.</li><li>Original trading License for the previous year for already existing business.</li><li>Identification for each Director. Any 2 of Passport, Driver’s License, Employment ID. Where one holds a Uganda National ID, it will serve.</li><li>TIN.<br></li></ul><b>Non nationals<br></b><ul><li><a href="http://www.mtic.go.ug/index.php?/Current-News/press-release-on-foreighn-traders-in-petty-trade/" target="_blank">Clearance from Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives&nbsp; for non-East Africans.</a></li><li>TIN certificate.</li><li>Clearance from Prime Minister for Refugees.</li><li><a href="https://visas.immigration.go.ug/" target="_blank">Original work permit/entry permits.</a></li><li><a href="http://ursb.go.ug/services/business-registration/registering-a-new-company/" target="_blank">Original certificate of incorporation of the company for the new business and Original Company form 24 from Uganda Registration Services Bureau.</a></li><li>Identification of Directors.</li><li>Original rent receipt and tenancy agreement from the land lord for the new business.</li></ul></div>