Steps to Setting up a Free Zone

 
  • STEP 1:    Application
  • Submission of Application letter, documents, and evidence of payment of $1000 to the Authority for processing of the application.
 
  • STEP 2:    Review of Application
  • Internal review of the submitted documents.
 
  • STEP 3:    Site Inspection
  • Site inspection of the proposed site by staff of the Authority (based on the report of site inspection, the application may be recommended for the next step.
 
  • STEP 4:    Recommendation to Minister
  • A recommendation will be passed to the President by the Minister for final approval.
 
  • STEP 5:    Presidential Approval
  • Recommendation to Mr. President for approval in line with the NEPZA Act.
 
  • STEP 6:    Official Declaration
  • Issuance of Free Zone Declaration License.