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Import & Export License

Get an Import & Export License from SARS.

Cost: R2500
Timeframe: 20 days

How to get an import & export licence

Complete your application online. No paperwork required.

Complete your online application in a few minutes
Step 1
Complete your online application in a few minutes
Pay using a credit card, EFT or a cash deposit at any ATM
Step 2
Pay using a credit card, EFT or a cash deposit at any ATM
We'll collect your documents and submit them to SARS
Step 3
We'll collect your documents and submit them to SARS
Your import & export number will be sent to your email
Step 4
Your import & export number will be sent to your email

What do I need to apply?

You'll need these things to register for an import & export number

  • Registered Company
  • Business bank account
  • Copy of director(s) ID
  • Proof of business address (Municipality account or lease agreement. It does not have to be in the company's name)
  • Proof of telephone number (Phone account not older than 2 months. It does not need not be in the company's name)
  • SARS Registered Representative

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See why Govchain has over a thousand 5 star reviews.

Truly a fantastic service. New company reg and new bank account all within 24hrs. Well done Govchain - you are highly recommended.
John Taljaard
google
I dont remember when I last registered for something that went so easy, extremely fast and successful like Govchain does it. Great customer services, no meandering, no irrelevant questions or forms to complete. Huh! greatly appreciated, BIG UP Govchain!
Michael Kateregga
google
Wow 🙌🏾 the turn around time of your service is impeccable I wish all institutions would be like you. I did not feel lost at all if I struggle you were there to take me through. The registration was approved sooner than expected.i loved the fact that you were constantly updating me
Carol Kulu
google
Great Service from Govchain. A special thanks to Stefan from Govchain who was very supportive and helped with everything. I can recommend them to anyone starting a new business.
Theo Beetge
google
Most professional and stress-free experience. All your requirements rolled up into one amazing service. Lightning fast turn-around times, brilliant advice. I never imagined this would be so quick and easy.
Celeste Mahne
facebook
Service is incredible with no hassle and very fast. I will definitely recommend anyone thinking of starting a company to use Govchain.
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google
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