Registration of Business Name

·      The Ministry of Industry and Trade is responsible for providing application forms for Registration of Business Name.


·         The main process of registering is done at Department of Registrar General’s Office:

1.       Head Office, Blantyre

Location:    4th Floor Fatima Arcade,

                        Opposite Escom House,

                        Haile Salassie Road                       


2.       Regional Office, Lilongwe

Location:    Pagat House,

Opposite Road Traffic Depertment,

Paul Kagame Road


·    The applicant is requested to fill the forms and submit them to the Office of Registrar General with an application fee of MWK2, 000. According to the Act, the process takes maximum of 5 days to be finalized.