The Companies Department under the Ministry of Justice is responsible for registering various categories of businesses and charitable bodies in The Gambia.
- Companies (Private Limited Liability Companies, Companies Limited by Shares, Companies Limited by Guarantee, Public Limited Liability Companies and Branch of a Foreign company/External Companies );
- Partnerships (Limited Partnership, General Partnerships, Firms);
- Sole Proprietorships (Sole Trader, Individual Entrepreneurship or Proprietorship); and
- Charitable Bodies (Charitable Organizations, Associations & Foundations) .
The department issues business and incorporation certificates to businesses and charitable bodies upon registration. All these processes can be completed within a day at our main office in Banjul or at our branch office in KMC.