List of steps
(Total number of steps: 30)
Purchase legal stamps  (1)
Obtain security clearance  (2)
Obtain name clearance  (1)
Obtain FDI registration certificate  (2)
Obtain business guest visa clearance  (4)
Obtain site layout and location maps  (1)
Sign agreement on land use  (1)
Obtain gewog administrative approval  (2)
Obtain location clearance  (2)
Register company  (3)
Open bank account  (4)
Obtain project approval  (2)
Obtain business license  (3)
Obtain tax payer number  (2)

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Request visa clearance
(last modified: 10/27/2017)

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

0 mn  -  15 mn
0 days  -  1 day

Contact details

Entity in charge

Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs, Department of Immigration

Norzin Lam , Thimphu
Tel: +975 2 323 127
Fax: +975 2 321 078
Website: www.mohca.gov.bt

Unit in charge

Department of Immigration, Visa Division

Mon: 09:00-01:00, 02:00-05:00
Tue: 09:00-01:00, 02:00-05:00
Wed: 09:00-01:00, 02:00-05:00
Thu: 09:00-01:00, 02:00-05:00
Fri: 09:00-01:00, 02:00-05:00
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Norbu Wangchuk

Sr. Immigration Officer/ Visa Officer
Tel: +975 2 331 966
Email: nwangchuk@mohca.gov.bt

Expected results

Appointment 01 - Appointment

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Recommendation letter from MoEA  (original)
2. Business guest visa application form (one of the duly filled form submitted)
Business guest visa application form (one of the duly filled form submitted) (original)
received after verification from Ministry of Economic Affairs
3. Visa application form (one of the duly filled form submitted)
Visa application form (one of the duly filled form submitted) (original)
received after verification from Ministry of Economic Affairs
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport of foreign investor (Simple copy)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Max. 10mn
Attention at counter: Max. 5mn
Waiting time until next step: Max. 1 day

Legal justification

1. The Immigration Act of Kingdom of Bhutan, 2007
The Immigration Act of Kingdom of Bhutan, 2007
Chapter 6 ,  Article 43
2. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy, 2010 (Amended on July 18, 2014)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy, 2010 (Amended on July 18, 2014)
Article 5.7

Recourse: Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs, Department of Immigration

Entity in charge

Ministry of Home and Cultural Affairs, Department of Immigration

Norzin Lam , Thimphu
Tel: +975 2 323 127
Fax: +975 2 321 078
Website: www.mohca.gov.bt

Unit in charge

Department of Immigration, Director General's Office

Mon: 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Tue: 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Wed: 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Thu: 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Fri: 09:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Thinlay Wangchuk

Director General
Tel: +975 2 323 127
Email: thrinwang@moica.gov.bt
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