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Hiển thị các bài đăng có nhãn Establishment of Branches Office in Vietnam. Hiển thị tất cả bài đăng
Hiển thị các bài đăng có nhãn Establishment of Branches Office in Vietnam. Hiển thị tất cả bài đăng

Thứ Hai, 24 tháng 4, 2017

Renewal of License for the Establishment of Branches Office in Vietnam

How to extend branch license in Vietnam?
The extension of the license for the establishment of a foreign trader’s branch in Vietnam shall be following the regulation of the commercial law and the relevant guiding decrees and circulars under Vietnam laws.
Preparation of dossiers for extension of license for the establishment of branches includes:
  • Application for extension of license for the establishment of branches, made according to the form set by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, signed by a competent representative of the foreign trader;


  • A copy of the business registration certificate or equivalent paper of the foreign trader that is translated into Vietnamese and certified by a Vietnamese diplomatic mission or consulate abroad consular legalization in accordance with the law of Vietnam;
  • Copies of audited financial statements or documents certifying the fulfillment of tax or financial obligations in the latest fiscal year or papers of equivalent value issued by competent agencies or organizations (where the foreign trader established) to prove the existence and operation of the foreign trader in the latest financial year, it must be translated into Vietnamese and authenticated in accordance with the provisions of Vietnamese law;
  • A copy of the license for the establishment of the branch.
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The order and procedures for extension of the license for the establishment of the branch at a competent agency shall be as follows:
  • A dossier for extension of the license for the establishment of the branch must be submitted within 30 days at the latest before the license expires;
  • Foreign traders submit applications directly or via post or online (if applicable) to the Ministry of Industry and Trade;
  • Within 03 working days from the date of receipt of the dossier, the Ministry of Industry and Trade shall check and request the supplement if the dossier is incomplete and invalid. Requests for supplementary records are made at most once during the process of processing applications;
  • Within 05 working days from the date of receipt of the complete and valid dossier, the Ministry of Industry and Trade shall renew the branch establishment permit. In case of non-renewal, the reasons therefor must be clearly stated in writing;
  • In case the extension of the license for the establishment of the branch is not governed in specialized legal documents, the Ministry of Industry and Trade shall send a written request for comment to the specialized management ministry within 03 working days from the date of receipt of a complete and valid file. Within 5 working days from the date of receiving the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s written request, the specialized managing ministries shall clearly state whether they agree or disagree with the license extension. Within 5 working days after receiving the opinions of the specialized management ministry, the Ministry of Industry and Trade shall extend or not extend the branch establishment permit to the foreign trader. In case of non-renewal, the reasons therefor must be clearly stated in writing;
  • Within 15 days from the date of extension of the license for the establishment of the branch, the Ministry of Industry and Trade shall publish on the website of the Ministry.
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