Please Note: Family Island Applicants see your Local Administrator.                                                                                          (Abaco, Exuma & Grand Bahama, please apply online)


1. Find the type of Business you want to open.


2. See what’s needed to open your new business.


3. New businesses will need to get a Trade Name (Business Name) 

   Please wait 24hrs and check your e-mail for approval & reference number (Case Number).

**If you have an approved trade name from The Registrar General’s Office, proceed to the next step.


4. You MUST have your Approved Trade Name  and Reference Number (From Step 3) or an approved name from     The Registrar General in order to complete the forms below:

(For Min. of Works, Dept. of Physical Planning, & Dept. of Environmental Health Services approvals)