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Steps (18) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
Incorporate a new company  (4) expand_more expand_less
Register a Revenue Management Division (RMD) number  (1) expand_more expand_less
Register as a ASYCUDA user  (2) expand_more expand_less
Register as a motor vehicle dealer  (3) expand_more expand_less
Register as an importer  (1) expand_more expand_less
Obtain customs clearance  (3) expand_more expand_less
Biosecurity clearance  (1) expand_more expand_less
Release cargo - Avatiu harbor  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 8 expand_more expand_less

Ministry of Justice (x 4)
Revenue Management Division
Cook Islands Customs Service (x 5)
Ministry of Transport (x 3)
Ministry of Agriculture
Shipping Agents
Cook Islands Ports Authority (x 2)

Results 22 expand_more expand_less

Email of approval
Registration received by the Registrar
Payment Receipt - Ministry of Justice
Certificate of Company Registration
Revenue Managment Number confirmation letter
Value Added Tax confirmation letter
Certificate of Participation
Declaration Letter
Receipt - Ministry of Transport
Motor vehicle dealer licence
Salesperson certificate
Client code approval
Supplier code approval
Customs entry declaration
Customs delivery order
Import Entry - Client copy
Customs delivery order
Import Entry - Client copy
Permit to land - Biosecurity
Approved Delivery Order - Shipping agent
Receipt - Ports Authority
Cargo released

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Valid Identification (x 7)
Individual application for RMD number - RM1
Business Application for RMD number, VAT and Employer - RM2 (x 2)
Certificate of Incorporation (x 2)
Constitution - Trust/Estate organization
Deed - Club/Society/Charity/Other organization
Application for registration as a user of Customs computerised entry processing system - Form008
Revenue Managment Number confirmation letter (x 2)
Motor Vehicle Dealer Licence - Form 1
Principal place of business - Form 1a
Declaration - Form 2
Motor vehicle salesman - Form 3
Public Notice - Form 4
Approval as a salesperson - Form 5
Certificate of Company Registration
Client code application Form 077
Supplier Code application Form 076
Commercial Invoice
Commercial Invoice
Freight invoice
Bill of Lading
Packing List
Cook Islands Harmonised Tariff 2017
Transaction receipt
Customs entry declaration (x 2)
Receipt - Revenue Management Division
Biosecurity passed sticker
Customs delivery order
Delivery Order - Shipping agent
Approved Delivery Order - Shipping agent

Estimated cost NZD  2,536.5

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NZD expand_more expand_less
  • NZD Add Name Here
NZD 75
Business registration fee
NZD 90
Training fee
NZD 2,300
Registration fee
NZD 11.5
Salesperson fee
NZD 30
Newspaper advertisement
NZD 30
Delivery order document

Total Duration 33 d - 50 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 33 d 50 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 1h.
Attention at counter: 1h. 2h. 10mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 33 d 50 d

Laws 7 expand_more expand_less

Biosecurity Act 2008 Biosecurity Act
  Section urity officers ,  articles 7 - Powers of Bio, 23
Companies Act Companies Act Companies Regulations 2019 - Client account
  Section  9 ,  articles 1, 2, 3, 4, Schedule 2
Customs Revenue and Border Protection Act Customs Revenue and Border Protection Act Customs computerised entry processing system
  articles 6 - Entry and Accounting for Goods, 13, 14 - Powers of Customs officers, P 13 - Customs computerised entry processing systems, S13
Income Tax Act 1997 Consolidated to 1 September 2016 Income Tax Act Consolidated General Provisions
  Section  218
Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1986 merged Motor Vehicle Dealers Act Application of licence
  Sections 14, 15, 19, 60 ,  Article 3
Ports Authority Amendment Act 2019 Ports Authority Amendment Act 29. Liability for dues payable for goods, 32. Goods on wharf
  Article 2
Valiue Added Tax Act Value Added Tax Act consolidated Registration
  Article 3
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