Preview & Print


Preview & Print


Steps (15) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Register a company: Local companies  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain business licence  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Quarantine Import Permit  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Customs Import Clearance  (2) expand_more expand_less
Delivery of Goods (Container)  (3) expand_more expand_less
Register a company: Local companies copy  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 5 expand_more expand_less

Department of Treasury (x 7)
Department of Agriculture, Forest and Fisheries (x 3)
Ministry of Finance, Customs and Revenue and Government Assets (x 2)
Department of Transport (x 2)
Department of Transport - Niue Public Service Building cashier

Results 5 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of Incorporation
Payment Receipt - Department of Treasury
Business Licence
Delivered Goods to Premises
Certificate of Incorporation

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Application for Incorporation of a company - Form 1 (x 2)
Consent of director or directors - Form 2 (x 2)
Business License Application Form - Company (x 2)
Payment Receipt - Department of Treasury (x 3)
Articles of Incorporation
Certificate of Incorporation
Minutes of Director´s meeting re-application for business licence
Business License Application Form - Sole Trader
Business License Application Form - Partnership
Partnership Agreement
Business License Renewal Form
Business License Renewal Form
Application Form - Import Permit - Plant Material
Import Entry Form
Import Clearance Form (signed by Shipping Agent)
Commercial Invoice Goods
Proof of payment
Completed Import Entry Form
Import Clearance Form (fully approved)
Delivery Invoice (x 2)

Estimated cost NZD  389.5

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NZD 150
NZD 23
Advertising Fee
NZD 34
Annual Business Licence Fee
NZD 12.5
Business license/certificate printing fee
NZD 20
Service Fee
NZD 0 -
NZD  0.1 per kilogramm
Port Charges
NZD 150

Total Duration 35 d - 36 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 35 d 36 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 1h. 25mn
Attention at counter: 1h. 10mn 2h. 25mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 35 d 21 d

Laws 10 expand_more expand_less

Act 307 Business License Act 2011 Act 307 Business License Act 2011
Business Licence Act 1997 Business Licence Act, 1997
  Sections 8, 17
Business Licence Regulations, 1997 Business Licence Regulations, 1997
Companies Act, 2006 Companies Act, 2006
  Sections 6, 86, 88 and 144
Customs Tariff (Reduction and Elimination of Tariffs) Regulations, 2006 Customs Tariff (Reduction and Elimination of Tariffs) Regulations, 2006
Customs Tariff Act 1982 Customs Tariff Act, 1982
Plant Quarantine Amendment Regulations 2007 Plant Quarantine Amendment Regulations, 2007
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