List of steps
(Total number of steps: 21)
Meet Management Authority for Southern Area Development (MASD)
Obtain certified copies of foreign documents  (2)
Obtain consular legalized copies of foreign documents  (3)
Obtain certified translation of documents  (2)
Obtain authenticated copies of passports or Vietnamese ID cards  (2)
Sign contract on office lease  (1)
Obtain investment certificate  (2)
Obtain authenticated copies of IRC  (2)
Obtain Enterprise Registration Certificate (ERC)  (2)
Make seal and notify seal specimen  (2)
Make seal
Obtain certificate of tax registration  (1)
Open bank account  (1)
Publish in National Business Registration Portal  (1)

Preview & Print

Submit hardcopy of application for ERC
(last modified: 12/26/2018)
This step is optional

Espera hasta paso siguiente

10 days  -  12 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Department of Planning and Investment (DPI)

32 Le Thanh Ton Street, District 1 , Ho Chi Minh City
Tel: +84 283 822 7495/+84 283 827 2192
Tel. 1: +84 283 829 5008

Unit in charge

Investment Registration Division (IRD)

Mon: 07:30-11:30, 13:00-17:00
Tue: 07:30-11:30, 13:00-17:00
Wed: 07:30-11:30, 13:00-17:00
Thu: 07:30-11:30, 13:00-17:00
Fri: 07:30-11:30, 13:00-17:00
Sat: 07:30-11:30

Person in charge

Mr. Luu Tien Si

Tel: +84 83 822 7495

Expected results

DPI Request for additional information 01 - DPI Request for additional information

Time frame

The DPI has by law a maximum of 15 business days (applicable to projects with capital up to 300 billion VND) or 30 business days (applicable to projects with capital of 300 billion VND and above) to issue the certificate.
Waiting time until next step: Min. 10 days - Max. 12 days

Additional information

If the application file need additional document. DPI ( document treatment department- DPI specialists) will issue an official letter (via email or post) to request for the specified additional document . If not, investor is not concerned in this step.
Investor can see procedure of treating an investment application file in website of DPI link as follow: Note : This procedure is updating. Please consult the related link of the authorized state agents mentioned in the Contact of The Procedure for more information until the update is completed. Thank you.
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