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Request to Add Branch to Commercial Register

  • Fees- QR500 applies.
  • Last Updated 11 Jan, 2021
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Hybrid (Online and Offline)
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Business and Finance
Intended Audience
Citizen: Business Owner


Local investors may submit a request to the Commercial Registration and Licenses Department at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) to add branch to the commercial register.

Online Instructions

  • Log in to the Investor Services, entering the username and password.
  • Select trade name of branch, and enter institution’s basic data.
  • Attach the following documents.
    • Collective approval signed by partners.
    • For joint stock companies: Letter from the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Vice-Chairman or Managing Director and approval of the Companies Control Department on the required procedure.
    • Approval of entities concerned with commercial activities (in case the activity requires prior approval).
    • Copy of personal identification document of owner and applicant.
  • Review and adopt application data summary.
  • Pay appropriate fees to have the commercial register and Qatar Chamber membership issued.

Offline Instructions

  • Download and fill out the paper form, signed by the authorized signatory, then submit it to the public service officer at MOCI or any of its branches.
  • Attach the above-mentioned, required documents.
  • Pay appropriate fees.

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Additional Information

  • You can check the service information page on MOCI website.
  • This service is also available on MOCI mobile app by selecting “General Services” then “Investor Services”, then choosing “Commercial Registration Services” and “Add Branch”, and following the online instructions.


A fee of QR500 applies.

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