Foreign Company/Branch registration in Zimbabwe

Register a foreign company/branch in Zimbabwe

No foreign company shall establish a place of business within Zimbabwe unless it is registered…

Companies and Other Business Entities Act (Chapter 24:31)

We offer a professional service for clients who wish to register a foreign company/branch in Zimbabwe, including the filing of the Companies Registry forms and all other paperwork necessary to keep your company records up-to-date and compliant.

Putting in place the relevant company secretarial documents with regards to registering a foreign company/branch is often overlooked and leaves companies at risk of being non-compliant. Using this service will ensure your company records are in order.

How it works

  • Order by calling or Whatsapp +263 (0242) 709883 or +263 786 507 151 or email
  • Provide your company name and company number
  • We will conduct a file search and prepare all the neccessary documents and file with the Companies Registry.

Full Company Secretary Service

An annual return filing service is included FREE with our Full Company Secretary Service.

US$220.00 per year

Frequently asked questions

Is a foreign company/branch the same as a subsidiary?

No, they are different. A branch is a secondary establishment of the parent company, located in another area for example, a South African registered company which want to have an establishment in Zimbabwe can register a branch in Zimbabwe. Whereas a subsidiary is independent from the parent company

    How much does it cost to register a Foreign Company/Branch?

    It costs US$2200.00.

      What is included in the price?

      • Name search
      • Preparation and lodging of company documents

        When will my documents be ready?

        It usually takes upto 30 working days to register a foreign company/branch in Zimbabwe.

          What are the requirements to register a foreign company/branch?

          • Notarised copies of your charter, statutes or memorandum and articles of association or other instruments constituting or defining company constitution.
          • Registered place of business.
          • Names, national identity numbers and addresses of directors and principle officer.

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            Companies Made Easy (Private) Limited is a licensed business consultant with the Deeds, Companies and Intellectual Property (DCIP) Zimbabwe's official Registrar of Companies which licenses company registration agents in Zimbabwe to carry on company regstration and/or corporate secretarial services with their office on behalf of clients.

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