Application for VAT registration can be done online using the E-services portal. Confirmation of registration (issuance of a VAT number) can only be done after ZIMRA has verified certain information contained in the application.

A fully  completed form REV 1  form which  can be downloaded from the ZIMRA website (www.zimra.co.zw)

In the case of a company the following documents should be attached:

  1. Copy of Certificate of Incorporation;
  2. CR14; CR6;
  3. Stamped current bank statement;
  4. Certified Copy of Memorandum of Association (1st three pages plus the last page)
  5. Certified Copy of Articles of Association (1st three pages plus the last page)
  6. The following Documents for at least 2 Directors
  • Certified Copy of ID
  • Certified Copies of proof of residence in the form of utility bills or supported with an affidavit if the proof is not in the director’s name.
  • 7. Letter appointing Public Officer and confirmation that the person has got signing powers to the bank account.

 

  1. For Individuals:
  • Stamped current bank statement;
  • Copy of ID;
  • Copy of proof of residence in the form of utility bills, supported with affidavit if not in the trader’s name.

 

Upon registration, every registered operator will be issued with a VAT number and advised of the VAT category.