This guide is about how to register a business name in Uganda. It covers the different steps, procedures and requirements to registering a business name in Uganda whether private or public, single owner or multiple owners and etc. Additionally, you will be able to know how much money you are supposed to pay during the business name registration, the different forms required and etc.
The process of registering a business name in Uganda is the work of the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB), a government established institution which takes on every issue/task related with business names and company registrations, name search and reservations, copyrights, patents, trade marks, marriage registrations, licensing worship places and others.
If you are one of those who have been asking them selves on how the entire business name registration process in Uganda is handled, what you need, how to about it and many other questions, just continue with this guide since every detail you need is contained within. Below are the procedures on registering a business name in Uganda.
Procedures on registering a business name in Uganda
1. Visit URA portal and initiate a Payment registration for business name search.
2. Pay the money in the Bank and proceed to any URSB offices or Online and submit the search details.
3. You should then wait for an average time of between 2 hours to a full day for the business name to be cross checked and get the results. If it is not available, you will be given alternative names, and or to sumbit another name.
4. Once the business name has been reserved, you should fill in the business name registration form which you can download free online, get an assessment, pay money in the bank and submit well signed and filled form together with the name reservation receipt.
5. You should then wait for your business name to be registered after which you will be issued a certificate of business name registration with its number. Still having troubles? Call or whatsapp 0752009001 for an Expert express business name registration service.