TO: Prospective investor
RE: Requirements for a Trade License

THE HIGH COMMISION FOR INVESTMENT (HCI) HAS ESTABLISHED THE TECHNICAL COMMISION, IN ORDER TO FACILITATE AND STREAMLINE PRIVATE INVESTMENT IN AFGHANISTAN.

The Following is a list of necessary documents to submit on order to apply for trade (Import-Export) License:

REQUEST TO THE INDIVIDUAL SEEKING A TRADE LICENSE

  • 1) Official Request for trade license in Afghanistan;
  • 2) The original transcript of Criminal record for the president and vice president of the company.

TO BE CERTIFIED BY THE AFGHAN EMBASSY

  • 3) Six passport photos of the president and vice president of the company;
  • 4) A copy of the applicant’s passport;
  • 5) The company’s bank account reference in the country of origin and in Afghanistan (if any).

TO BE CERTIFIED BY THE AFGHAN EMBASSY

  • 6) An official letter of introduction by your embassy in Kabul to the Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • 7) Registration of the firm at the Economic Dept. of the Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs.