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Procedures and Application for Investment Registration Certificate

Procedures and Application for Investment Registration Certificate

By the end of 20 July 2017, there were 23,737 foreign-invested projects with total registered capital of nearly 310 billion dollars. 122 countries and territories invest 19/21 business line in the national economic system of Vietnam, this is  “talking numbers” about the investment situation in our country. However, according to TinLaw experts evaluate and receive feedback from customers; Most of investors, especially foreign investors, do not fully understand the process and procedures and application for investment registration certificate in accordance with current law in Vietnam. This makes difficult for individuals and enterprises to contribute capital and invest in the project and reflect on the administrative procedures in Vietnam. Therefore, TinLaw’s services will be the best solution for investors.

Although the cultural features, attractive tourist destinations, strategic geographic location, favorable natural conditions, hard working person, cheap labor force… are the main factors that make the investment projects are busy and docked in our country, but the administrative procedures, especially at the local level are cumbersome and is causing many difficulties, slowing down the progress of many investors. Vietnam has been a trading partner and an attractive investment destination for foreign investors, such as Japan, Korea, the United States, China, Western European countries.  Therefore, the need of domestic and foreign investors is a prestige and quality service that helps individuals, enterprises and organizations solve all issues related to procedures and dossiers of application for investment registration certificates quickly.

Understanding what investors are in trouble, what they need in a professional service. TinLaw provide services for applying for Investment Registration Certificate. Nearly 100 TinLaw specialists are legal experts, legal consultants, willing to be your legal representatives before the law.

Invest in Vietnam
Invest in Vietnam

 Forms of investment in Vietnam:

  • Establishment of business organization
  • Making investment by contributing capital, buying shares, or buying capital contributions of business organizations
  • Investment under PPP contracts
  • Investment under BCC contracts

Applying for an Investment Registration Certificate

Step 1: The investor shall provide information about the investment project on National Foreign Investment Information System at the following address: or

Step 2: Within 15 days from the day on which information is provided, the Investors shall submit the dossiers directly at the dossier-receiving and result-delivering section of the state administrative agency

Step 3: Waiting for approval of Department leaders

Step 4: Receiving the result


Confirmation of successful registration of investment cooperation documents
Confirmation of successful registration of investment cooperation documents

Application for Investment Registration Certificate

1. Investment project that is not required to have a decision on investment guidelines

  • A written request for permission for execution of the investment project;
  • A copy of the ID card or passport (if the investor is an individual); a copy of the Certificate of establishment or an equivalent paper that certifies the legal status of the investor (if the investor is an organization).
  • An investment proposal that specifies: investor(s) in the project, investment objectives, investment scale, investment capital, method of capital rising, location and duration of investment, labor demand, requests for investment incentives, assessment of socio-economic effects of the project;
  • Copies of any of the following documents: financial statements of the last two years of the investor; commitment of the parent company to provide financial support; commitment of a financial institutions to provide financial support; guarantee for investor’s financial capacity; description of investor’s financial capacity;
  • Demand for land use; if the project does not use land allocated, leased out by the State, or is not permitted by the State to change land purposes, then a copy of the lease agreement or other documents certifying that the investor has the right to use the premises to execute the project shall be submitted;
  • Explanation for application of technologies to the project mentioned in Point b Clause 1 Article 32 of Law on Investment, which specifies: names of technologies, origins, technology process diagram, primary specifications, conditions of machinery, equipment and primary technological line;
  • The business cooperation contract (if the project is executed under a business cooperation contract).
  • Number of dossier: 01 set

2. Investment projects whose decisions on investment guidelines are issued by the People’s Committees of provinces

  • A dossier as prescribed in Section 1 above
  • Number of dossier: 04 set

3. Investment projects whose decisions on investment guidelines are issued by the Prime Minister

  • A dossier as prescribed in Section 1 above, and enclosing with the following dossiers:

+ Land clearance and relocation plan (if any);

+ Preliminary assessment of environmental impacts and environmental protection measures;

+ Assessment of socio-economic effects of the project

  • Number of dossier: 08 set

Why choose TinLaw’s service?

In-depth knowledge

  • Consultants of TinLaw are  specialists in investment consulting. A legal consultant with strong specialized knowledge and a high level of expertise will handle all legal documents from A to Z for clients.
  • Legal advisors of TinLaw always update decrees and circulars of government, maximizing their benefits, avoiding any trouble for the customer.
  • We provide the best solution, saving maximum time, cost during implementation. Providing specialized legal knowledge and all services that the investor needs.
  • Over the years of applying for Investment Registration Certificates, we have many years of experience and have built good relationships with state agencies, departments … ensuring the dossiers are always the best and the fastest time to get results.

Take care of customers, Free Consultation

We take time to understand what is going on with our customers, what they need and what they want. TinLaw always consult and find the best solution without incurring any costs.

Following closely the progress, notification of the status of dossiers on the Department of Planning and Investment.

Commitment to bringing the best service, maximum efficiency and absolute satisfaction for customers

Reasonable fee

Coming to TinLaw, you never have to spend unreadable fees or have to pay fees incurred during the implementation. We negotiate with the customer all expenses incurred in processing, financial transparency and non-arising is what TinLaw committed.

Put the TRUST in the brand as a working motto and development orientation, a team of 100 experts of TinLaw committed to bring the service to apply for the best investment registration certificate for customers. The prestige – professional of a leading law consulting company will make sure every customer satisfied. Please contact   TinLaw experts  to get free advice.

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