Setting up a company for Government contracts

Here are the steps to follow:

  • Submit a request to be exempted from local partnership to the Investment Promotion Department at the Ministry of Economy and Commerce, along with arabic translated certified copies of the following:
    • The signed contract between the applicant (the foreign firm) and the government agency.
    • A certificate or memorandum of association of the foreign firm.
    • A certified copy of the power of attorney for the nominated director in Qatar.
  • Apply for a commercial registration at the Ministry of Economy and Commerce.
  • Obtain a commercial permit from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Agriculture.
  • Obtain a commercial registration number from the immigration office at the Ministry of Interior.