Formalities of starting a business
Negative certficate (CN)
  • Mandatory for all commercial companies and optional for individuals.
  • Fees: 230 MAD for corporations and individuals.
Drafting articles of incorporation
  • For all corporations
  • To be drafted at a notary or a fiduciary
Registration of share capital and articles of incorporation
  • For all corporations
  • Fees :
    - 1% of the capital with a minimum of MAD 1000.
    - MAD 200 for minutes + MAD 20 stamp per paper for the articles of incorporation + stamp of MAD 2 per legalized signature.
Freezing the share capital
  • The bank issues a freezing certificate on production of the following supporting documents: articles of incorporation, copy of the negative certificate , underwriting forms (limited company and limited partnership by shares) and amount of the paid-up capital.
Registration in the business tax and fiscal identification
  • Applies to all corporations
  • Without fees
Filing Articles of Incorporation
Registration in the trade register
  • All corporations.
  • Fees: MAD 200 for filing and MAD 150 for registration
Publication in the legal ad newspaper (JAL) and the Official Bulletin
  • For Public Limited Companies: publication in a newspaper for legal notices before registration in the trade register and a second publication in a newspaper for legal notices in the Official Bulletin after registration
  • For other forms of Business Corporations: publication in a newspaper for legal notices and in the official bulletin.
Affiliation to the C.N.S.S (Social Security Fund)
  • All corporations
  • Without fees..
Bulletin of notification of identifiers
  • Without fees

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