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STEP 1: Negative certificate

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The negative certificate is a document that certifies that the trade name applied for is not already used and can be used for registration in the Commercial Register.

It is delivered by OMPIC for a period of one year.

After that period of one year, negative certificates withdrawn and not deposited for registration in the Commercial Register are cancelled.

After a period of one month, negative certificates not withdrawn are cancelled.



All commercial companies except for individual companies that do not opt ​​for a trade name


·         Online :

·         At OMPIC orat its regional branches

·         Or at the Regional Investment Center / OMPIC counter

Required documents

- Present a printed application to withdraw from the Regional Investment Center
- ID or passport,
- Copy of ID or passport if the investor is representedby another person