CHAPTER 213
BUSINESS NAMES (REGISTRATION) ACT

[SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION]

INDEX TO SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

   RULES

      The Business Names (Registration) Rules

RULES

THE BUSINESS NAMES (REGISTRATION) RULES

G.Ns. Nos.
101 of 1930
275 of 1951
259 of 1975
149 of 1980
18 of 1991
179 of 1993
450 of 1998

1.   Citation

   These Rules may be cited as the Business Names (Registration) Rules.

2.   Forms

   The forms set out in the First Schedule hereto shall be used as appropriate.

3.   Fees

   The fees specified in the Second Schedule hereto shall be payable in respect of the matters specified therein.

4.   Size of paper

   Subject to any directions which may be given by the Registrar all documents to be left with or sent to the Registrar shall be upon a foolscap paper of a size approximately thirteen inches by eight inches and shall have on the left hand part thereof a margin of approximately two inches.

FIRST SCHEDULE
FORMS

FORM 1
STATEMENT OF PARTICULARS IN THE CASE OF A CORPORATION

(Rule 2)

THE BUSINESS NAMES (REGISTRATION) ACT

(Section 5)

   1.   Corporate name.

   2.   Registered or principal office.

   3.   Date of commencement of the business as nominee/trustee/general agent for foreign firm.
   This date need only be stated where the business was commenced after the 21st February, 1930.

Dated this ......................... day of ......................... 20........

(Signed) ................................................

FORM 2
STATEMENT OF PARTICULARS IN THE CASE OF A FIRM

THE BUSINESS NAMES (REGISTRATION) ACT

(Section 6)

   1.   Business name to be registered.


         Where a business is carried on under two or more business names, each of these business names must be stated.

   2.   General nature of business.

   3.   Principal place of the business.

   4.   Present name (or names) and surname of each of the individual who are partners.


         If any of the individuals who are partners are of non-Tanzanian origin, such individual or individuals (as the case may be) must also state the name (or names) of his, her or their fathers respectively.

   5.   Former name (or names) and surname (if any) of each of the individuals who are partners.

   6.   Nationality of each of the individuals who are partners.


         If the nationality stated is not the nationality of origin, such nationality of origin must in every case be stated.

   7.   Age and sex of each of the individuals who are partners.


         If 18 years of age or over, it shall be sufficient to state "full age".

   8.   Usual place of residence of each of the individuals who are partners.

   9.   Other business occupation (if any) of each of the individuals who are partners.

   10.   Date of commencement of business.


         The date need only be stated where the business was commenced after the 21st February, 1930.

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