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Registration for VAT


All business entities or individuals must register with the VAT office to comply with the local Value Added Tax legislation of 1998.

What needs to be done?

Once you have registered your business, you will need to request a new VAT number from the VAT Department. This procedure can be carried out online through the following link. Alternatively, companies and self-employed can call at Business First.

Which documents do I need to bring with me to register for a vat number through Business First?

- A legal identification document (I.D. card / passport) of the applicant (in the case of a Limited Liability Company, of the authorised representative vested with the legal representation).
- Copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association ( applicable to Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships).

You will also be asked to supply the following information:

  1. An outline of your new business and what activities you plan to undertake.
  2. The date when business activities started or will start.
  3. The planned turnover of the business.

Order a VAT receipt book

Once the VAT department issues your VAT number, you can order a VAT Receipt book online through the following link.

Online application

Register for VAT.


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