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Request to Change Trade Name (Arabic or Foreign)

  • Fees- QR500
  • 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 change the trade name, whether Arabic or foreign.

Online Instructions

  • Login to the Investor Services, entering the username and password.
  • Select “Commercial Registration Amendment” service and enter institution’s basic data.
  • Attach the following documents.
  • Collective approval, signed by partners, to write off a commercial activity.
  • Copy of personal identification document of partners and applicant.
  • For joint stock companies: Letter from the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Vice-Chairman or Managing Director to request write-off.
  • Review and adopt application data summary.
  • Pay appropriate fees to have the commercial register issued after making the required amendments.

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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Applicable fees are as follows:

  • Service fees: QR500.
  • In case the name is not Arabic: QR1000.
  • In case the name is a trademark: QR1000.

Additional Information

You can check the service information page on MOCI website.

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