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   Business Services 01

Level 2
   Professional services 01A

Level 3
   Other professional services 01Ag

Measures Applicable at this Level
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NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Authorization to display ancient objectsAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Information, Culture and TourismOrdinance of the President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic On the Preservation of National Cultural, Historical, and Natural Heritage No. 03/PR, dated 20 June 199731-12-9999
Authorization to obtain for items of National HeritageAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Information, Culture and TourismOrdinance of the President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic On the Preservation of National Cultural, Historical, and Natural Heritage No. 03/PR, dated 20 June 199731-12-9999
Authorization to sell items of national heritageAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Information, Culture and TourismOrdinance of the President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic On the Preservation of National Cultural, Historical, and Natural Heritage No. 03/PR, dated 20 June 199731-12-9999
Prohibition on metrological activitiesProhibitionMinistry of Science and TechnologyLAW ON MEASUREMENT (Amended) No. 36/NA, dated 13 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement to label metrological equipmentAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Science and TechnologyLAW ON MEASUREMENT (Amended) No. 36/NA, dated 13 December 201331-12-9999
Requirement to register metrological tools and equipmentAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Science and TechnologyLAW ON MEASUREMENT (Amended) No. 36/NA, dated 13 December 201331-12-9999
Level 0, Level 1 and Level 2 Measures Also Applicable
Showing 1 - 20 of 345 items
NameTypeAgencyLawValidity
    
Type 1 of Representative office is valid for 1 year and can be extended for 3 times (1 time/1 year)Numerical restrictions (duration license)Ministry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Accounts Keeping for entities under the Value Added SystemOther measuresMinistry of FinanceLaw on Value-Added Tax (Revised Version) No. 52/NA, dated 23 July 201431-12-9999
Adherence to Accounting and Invoicing StandardsPerformance requirements (mandatory)Ministry of FinanceLaw on Value-Added Tax (Revised Version) No. 52/NA, dated 23 July 201431-12-9999
Any representative office, who advertise any product or service, shall be fined USD 5,000;FeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Any representative office, who exercise or operate any business for incomes and benerfits, shall be fined USD 5,000;FeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Any representative office, who lend its cooperation license to other, shall be fined USD 2,000;FeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Any representative office, who makes change or falsify its cooperation license, shall be fined USD 3,000;FeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Any representative office, who makes out a receipt or bill for income, shall be fined USD 1,000.FeeMinistry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Application for business activities outside controlled business list Authorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion (Amended) No.14/NA, dated 17 November 201631-12-9999
Application for business activities under controlled business listAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion (Amended) No.14/NA, dated 17 November 201631-12-9999
Application for establishing a representative officeAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion (Amended) No.14/NA, dated 17 November 201631-12-9999
Application for Overseas Investment by Domestic InvestorsAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion (Amended) No.14/NA, dated 17 November 201631-12-9999
Application for Tax Identification NumberAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of FinanceMinisterial Instruction On Tax Revenue Collection Management No. 3281/MOF, dated 6 October 201431-12-9999
Application form for extending representative officeAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentDecision on Establishment and Management of Representative Office for Foreign Legal Entities in Lao PDR no. 1815/MPI, dated 30 July 201816-09-9999
Application submission for investment in a concession businessAuthorization / permit requirements Ministry of Planning and InvestmentLaw on Investment Promotion (Amended) No.14/NA, dated 17 November 201631-12-9999
Appointment of senior level officials to be responsible for key activities relating to AML/CFTAdministrative RequirementsBank of the Lao PDRLaw on Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Financing of Terrorism No. 50/NA, dated 21 July 201431-12-9999
Approval of invoice designAdministrative RequirementsMinistry of FinanceDecree on invoice No. 12/PM, dated 23 January 201531-12-9999
Approved lease or concession of state owned land is zonedZoning restrictionsLand inspection AuthorityInstruction As regards the implementation of decree on state-owned land approval for lease or concession No. 20/PMO.NLMA, dated 9 April 201031-12-9999
Availability and accessibility of documentsOther measuresMinistry of FinanceLaw on Value-Added Tax (Revised Version) No. 52/NA, dated 23 July 201431-12-9999
Business operating license shall be extended 30 days prior its expiration date Administrative RequirementsMinistry of Industry and CommerceInstruction on Business Operating License for Business Authorities under Industry and Commerce no. 0045/MOIC.ERM, dated 18 January 201923-09-9999
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