Annual Business Licence

Annual Business Licences are licences that are renewed annually and can include
but are not limited to the following businesses: retail/wholesale sales, professionals,
barber/beauty shops, banking, etc. It is granted to applicants who regularly carry on
a business activity


Any Bahamian citizen or permanent resident with the right to work in The Bahamas who is:

  1. Interested in registering a new business, or
  2.  An existing Business Owner
    • Partnership
    • Privately Trading companies
    • Publicly Trading companies
    • Limited Liability Partnerships
    • Limited Liability Company
    • Sole-  Proprietorships
    • Home Based Businesses

A non-Bahamian applying to conduct business in The Bahamas requires approval from the Bahamas Investment Authority.