The Commercial Registration and Licenses Department

The Commercial Registration and Licenses Department is responsible for:

  • Implementing policies related to commercial registrations, trade agents and commercial entities in Qatar.
  • Market monitoring and regulation of the private sector.
  • Management and oversight of the Commercial Registry and Trade Agents Register.
  • Reviewing commercial license applications.
  • Keeping a record of economic, professional and commercial craftsmanship activities.
  • Issuing commercial licenses.
  • Verifying Qatari, GCC, Arab and international food and fodder certificates.
  • Reviewing Trade Agency contracts to ensure they meet standards.
  • Developing and implementing terms and conditions related to the principle of reciprocity for countries exporting goods and commodities that have approved local agents.



  1. Commercial Registration Section.
  2. Commercial Licenses Section.
  3. Commercial Agents Section.