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Steps (30) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Obtain Security Clearance  (2) expand_more expand_less
Purchase Legal Stamp  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Gewog Administrative Approval  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Letter of Interest  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Land Lease Approval  (8) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Environmental Clearance  (9) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Project Approval  (2) expand_more expand_less
Sign Land Lease Agreement  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain Business License  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 9 expand_more expand_less

Any post office or local stationery shop
Any Concerned Gewog Administration Office (x 2)
Department of Industry, MoEA (x 5)
Any concerned Forest Range Office (x 2)
District Administration, Thimphu (x 8)
National Land Commission Secretariate
National Land Commission Secretariate
National Environment Commission Secretariat (x 4)
National Environment Commission Secretariat
Regional Revenue and Custom Office, Thimphu
Regional Revenue and Custom Office, Thimphu
Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Office of Economic Affairs, Thimphu (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Business license

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Business Proposal
A cover letter requesting administrative approval
Cover letter for letter of interest (x 2)
Layout Plan
Google map
Simple Business Plan (x 2)
Application form to lease state land for Business Activity - Form BA-1
cover letter for forest clearance
Letter of interest (DoI)
Forestry clearance
Gewog Administrative Approval
Initial environmental examination (IEE) - Industry (x 4)
Business plan (x 4)
Forwarding letter for environmental clearance
Assessment report by the assessment team (x 2)
Records of public consultation
Forwarding letter for environmental clearance
Records of public consultation
Environmental clearance payment notification
Payment receipt
Cover letter
Certificate of clearance/ land lease endorsement
Environment Clearance
Citizenship identity card
Land lease agreement
Certificate of incorporation
Project approval (FDI) XXX

Estimated cost BTN  95,790

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BTN 170 -
BTN  10 per 
legal stamp
BTN 0
30500
BTN 50,000
Environmental Clearance fee
BTN 500
Environmental Clearance application fee
BTN 30,000
Environmental clearance fee
BTN 500
Environmental clearance application fee
BTN 2,000
Environmental clearance fee
BTN 500
Environmental clearance application fee
BTN 20
BTN 4,000
Business license fee for authorized share capital above BTN 100 m
BTN 8,000
Registration fee
BTN 100
Booklet fee

Total Duration 34d - 72d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 34d 72d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 6h. 30mn 4h. 10mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 33d 71d

Laws 13 expand_more expand_less

Cottage and Small Industry Policy 2012 Cottage and Small Industry Policy 2012 Chapter 5 - reference for investment size
Environmental Assessment Act, 2000 Environmental Assessment Act, 2000
  Article 35.3
Evidence Act of Bhutan, 2005 Evidence Act of Bhutan, 2005 Section 35(c)
FDI regulations 2019 FDI Regulations 2019
  Article 75
Fee schedules to cover the cost of administering the environmental assessment act 2000 Fee schedules to cover the cost of administering the environmental assessment act 2000
Foreign Direct Investment Policy 2019 Foreign Direct Investment Policy 2019
  Article 3.7
Forest and Nature Conservation Rules and Regulations of Bhutan, 2017 Forest and Nature Conservation Rules and Regulations of Bhutan, 2017
  articles 15, 16, 17, 18
GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR INDUSTRIAL AND  COMMERCIAL VENTURES IN BHUTAN, 1997 General Guidelines for Industrial and Commercial Ventures in Bhutan, 1997
  articles 2.4, ii
Government land lease rules and procedures Government land lease rules and procedures
Land Lease Rules and Regulations 2018 Land Lease Rules and Regulations 2018
Regulation for the Environmental Clearance for Projects 2006 Regulation for the Environmental Clearance for Projects 2016
Rules and Regulations for establishment and operation of industrial and commercial ventures in Bhutan, 1995 Rules and Regulations for establishment and operation of industrial and commercial ventures in Bhutan, 1995
The Land Act of Bhutan 2007 The Land Act of Bhutan 2007
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