Tariffs for Trade Licenses

The current existing Trade License Tariff of the Republic of Somaliland is based on the Presidential Decree No. J.S.L/M/XERM/249-2172/112013 dated on 24/11/2013, Law No. 0369/112013 announcing enforcement of the amendment of the tariffs for the incenses, the letter of the House of Representatives of Reference No. GW/ WAK/04/147/2013 of 24/11/2013 and the Joint Review of the two Ministries of Trade, Industry & Tourism and Finance Development dated on March 21st 2018 in which the Joint Committee recommended enforcement of some adjustment as additional new licenses (Table 2) for fine-tuning since the various business types of the country are progressively growing year after the other.   

TABLE 1: TACRIIFADII HORE (Valid and current tariff).

Professional Service License

Local

Foreign

No Type of Service Sole Partnership Sole Partnership
1 Recruitment and training Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
2 Research and Development $200 $400 $1,500 $3,000
3 Translation Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
4 Investment Promotion Services $200 $400 $1,500 $3,000
5 Regional Transport Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
6 Towing Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
7 Taxi Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
8 Motor Track Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
9 Car wash Services $100 $200 $1,000 $2,000
10 Private Security Service $500 $1,000
11 Real Estate Agent Services $200 $400 $1,500 $3,000
12 Warehouse and Storage Services $200 $400 $1,500 $3,000
13 Tailor Services $100 $200 $1,000 $2,000
14 Architect and Design $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
15 Gym $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
16 Entertainment Services $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
17 Turf Sport Field $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
18 Micro-Finance Services $1,000 $1,500 $4,500 $6,000
19 Business Management Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
20 Business Statistics Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
21 Legal Firm $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
22 Public Notary $150 $300
23 Advocacy Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
24 Installation Maintenance & Repair Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
25 Greenhouse/nurseries $150 $300 $1,500 $3,000
26 Mortgage $200 $400 $1,500 $3,000
27 Fire Safety Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
28 Household Maids Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
29 Massage Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
30 Photography Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
31 Beauty Salon Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
32 Archaeology Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
33 Extermination/Pest Control Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
34 Farming (animal production) $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
35 Landscape Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
36 Land Survey Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
37 Catering Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
38 Semi Classic Restaurant $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
39 Semi Classic Hotel $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
40 Meat Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
41 Seafood Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
42 Auditing Firm $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
43 Accounting Firm $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
44 ICT Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
45 Logistic & Procurement Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
46 Sales & Marketing Services $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
47 Advertising Firm Services $300 $500 $1,500 $3,000
48 Monitoring and Evaluation $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
49 Environment Assessment $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
50 Engineering Consultant $300 $500 $1,500 $3,000
51 Fund Management $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
52 Laboratory Service $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
53 Sanitation Service $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
54 Classic Tourism Hotels $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
55 Commission agent $500 $800 $1,500 $3,000
56 Import & Export License 6,000,000 sl.sh
57 Import License 4,000,000 sl.sh
58 Export License 2,000,000 sl.sh
59 whole Seller License 2,000,000 sl.sh
60 Fuel importation License 10,000,000 slsl
61 Remittance License $2,000-10,000
62 Shipping Agents $500
63 Clearing and Forwarding $250

TABLE 2: TACRIIFADDA CUSUB (Valid and current tariff).

Nature of Enterprise

Local

Foreign

No Type of Service License Sole Partnership Sole

Partnership

1

Museum and Trade Fair

       
1.1 Museum $150 $250
1.2 Trade fair $300 $400
2

Apartments

       
2.1 A-ten villa A- $500 $800 $1,000 $1,500
2.2 B-less ten villa B- $300 $500
3

Industries

3.1 Large sized factories A- $2,100 $2,100
3.2 Medium size factories B- $500 $1,000 $3,000 $3,600
3.3 Small factories C- $100 200
3.4 Industrial registration fee $200 $500
4

Banks and insurances

   
4.1 Health Insurances $500 $800
4.2 Property  insurance $2,000 $4,000 $8,000 $10,000
4.3 Bank $30,000 $30,000 $50,000 $50,000
4.4 Bank Registration Fee $150 $150 $200 $200
4.5 Exchange $200 $300
5

Miscellaneous service

5.1 Laundries (dry  cleaning) $100 $200
5.2 Metal workshop $100 $200
5.3 Poultry farms $300 $500 $800 $1,200
5.4 Travel agency $150 300 $1,000 $2,000
5.5 Tourism Agency $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
5.6 Tourism site visiting fee 10 10X 25 25X
5.7 Printing service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
5.8 Publishing service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
5.9 Ship chender service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
6 Container Cleaning service $300 $400 $1,000 $1,500
6.1 Banquet hall 200 300
6.2 Decorations $250 $400 $500 $1,000
6.3 Tally ship $150 $150 $200 $200
Tally clerk $150 $150 $200 $200
7

Health Service

     
7.1 Large sized Hospitals $600 $800 $3,000 $4,000
7.2 Small and Medium sized Hospitals $300 $400
7.3

 

Clinical Service $150 $300 $500 $1,000
Chemical Control Mgt Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
7.4 Dental Care $300 $600 $800 $1,500
7.5 Diagnostic center $300 $500 $800 $1,200
8

Education Services

8.1 University education $400 $500 $2,000 $3,000
8.2 Professional Institute (A) $250 $400 $1,200 $1,700
Professional Institute (B) $120 $200 $1,000 $1,200
8.3 Secondary Educational Service $300 $400 $1,000 $1,500
8.4 Intermediate $200 $400 $800 $1,500
8.5 Elementary Education and KG Service $100 $200 $500 $1,000
9

Real Estate and Maintenance  Services

     
9.1 Electrical Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
9.2 Water Plumbing Service $150 $300 $100 $2,000
9.3 Marine survey service $200 $400 $2,500 $3,000
9.4 Shipping Maintenance $200 $400 $1,000 $1,500
9.5 Cargo Container Scanning Service $150 $300 $1,000 $2,000
9.6 Fuel Survey $500 $1,000 $7,000 $10,000
9.7 Car Rent $200 $350
9.8 Foreign Garages Companies 1,000 1,700
9.9 Food Delivery Service $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000
10 Hauling Service $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000
10.1 Home Security Service $100 $150 $500 $1,000
11

Media Production

11.1 TVs $500 $800 $800 $1,500
11.2 Journals  `$250 $400 $600 $1,000
11.3 Radio
11.4 Websites $150 $200 $300 $500

12

Professional Services

12.1 Accounting and Audit tax service $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000
Marketing research service $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000
International consultant $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000
E-business service $150 $200 $1,000 $2,000