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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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