How to Obtain A Tourism License In Tanzania (Tours and Travel Operator) – Tanzania is a country known for its vast wilderness areas, most famous and world-renowned national parks, natural attractions and beautiful islands. It is also home to Africa’s largest mountain, Mt. Kilimanjaro, a beautiful sight for both locals and tourists.
Many locals and foreign investors have sighted a gold mine in Tanzania’s tourism sector and are wasting no time in milking this cow. There are a number of Tours and Travel companies making money through providing services like hiking, nature walks, game safaris, scuba diving, camping, mountain climbing; the list is endless. Setting up a Tours and Travel company is hassle free, due to Tanzania’s reputation for ease of doing business.
Before starting operations, one needs a Tour License, These are the major steps followed when you are looking to process A Tourism License In Tanzania.
The first step is to go to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism to submit your request for registration of a Tour License. The requirements for this are as follows:
This step involves a representative or officer from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism to inspect whether your businesses premises are up to par with their standards and if the Tour vehicles and new and roadworthy.
Once your premises and vehicles have been approved, you shall be given the go-ahead to obtain a payment invoice that will show the amount payable for the license and pay licensing fees through NMB Bank. You will then proceed with your bank slip and payment invoice in order to obtain your receipt, and finally submit your signed invoice.
It will take about 10-15 days for your license to be ready.
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