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Assessments, Amendments & Accreditations

Apply to Change Legal Form of Company

  • Fees- QR1,500
  • Last Updated 06 Sep, 2021
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Hybrid (Online and Offline)
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Visas and Official Documents
Intended Audience
Visitor: Business Owner
Citizen: Business Owner

Service Description

Local investors may submit a request to the Commercial Registration and Licenses Department at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) to change the legal form of a company.

Online Instructions

  • Log in to the Investor Services, entering the username and password.
  • Select “Amendment of Commercial Registration” service, then “Changing Legal Form of Establishment”.
  • Enter institution’s basic data and attach the following documents:
    • Articles of association document, printed and certified by the Ministry of Justice.
    • Collective approval signed by partners.
    • For joint-stock companies: Letter from the Chairman of the Board of Directors, the Vice-Chairman or the Managing Director, and the approval of the Companies Control Department on the required procedure.
    • Copy of QID of partners and applicant or passport of non-Qataris.
  • Review and adopt application data summary.
  • Pay appropriate fees to have the commercial registration (CR) issued, following the required amendment.

Offline Instructions

  • Download and fill out the paper form, then submit it, signed by the authorized signatory, to MOCI or any of its branches.
  • Attach the above-mentioned, required documents.
  • Pay appropriate fees to have the CR issued following the required amendment.

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Applicable fees are as follows:

  • Contract authentication: QR1,500
  • Change of partners: QR500
  • Change of authorized signatories: QR500

Additional Information

You can check the service information page on MOCI website.

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