Investment Service Center of Bushehr Province

Steps to Invest in Bushehr

1. Identification and selection of the investment project
Different ways to identify and choose an investment project in Bushehr:
  • •Through contacting Investment Service Center of Bushehr Province
  • •Through contacting the office of Governor
  • •In industrial and mining projects, through: Organization of industry, mine and commerce.
  • •In Project that wants to established in special economic zone, through: Pars special energy economic zone, Bushehr special economic zone or Bushehr port special economic zone.
  • •In agricultural and fishing projects through: Organization of Agriculture or Organization of fishery in Bushehr.
  • •In infrastructure projects for the construction of Ports, through Bushehr Port and Maritain Organization.
  • •In agricultural and fishing projects through: Organization of Agriculture or Organization of fishery in Bushehr.
  • •In Projects related to power stations and water supply, through the Companies of water and electricity.
  • •In infrastructure projects for the construction of highways, through the Organization of road and city in Bushehr.
  • •In Project for the construction of hotel and tourism and recreation complexes, through: Office of the Organization of Tourism and Cultural Heritage in Bushehr.
2. Obtaining preliminary permit from the relevant Iranian organization/ministry Considering The Nature of the project
3. Investment Licensing Procedure


  • Documents required by the OIETAI for the issuance of Foreign Investment License:
  • 1. Application Form
  • 2. Establishment License/primary agreement/preliminary agreement of the pertinent Iranian Organizations
  • 3. Official letter of the foreign investor to submit to the OIETAI
  • 4. The foreign investor background including a brief history of the company, the year of the establishment, area of activities, in case of foreign investor is a natural person, photography of passport and resume will be provided.
  • 5. A list of machinery, equipments and CKD parts which may be imported into the Country as a part of the foreign investor’s capital(if available)
  • 6. In case that part of the foreign investor’s share is in the form
  • 7. Technical know-how, a draft of the contract outlining the conditions of the transfer of technology
  • 8. Any further useful information.
4. Procedures after the issuance of Foreign Investment License
Office for the Registration of Companies and Industrial Property:
  • •Registration of commercial foreign companies in Iran
  • •It is possible to register a company with 100 percent belongs to foreign investor
  • Ministry of Industry, Mine and commerce:
  • •Obtaining an exemption of customs duties for imported machinery
  • •Obtaining the exploitation permit
  • •Registration of orders, machinery, equipments and other physical capital
  • •Obtaining the commercial card through the ministry of Industry, mine and commerce in coordination with chambers of commerce
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs:
  • •Issuance of short and long term visas for foreign investors, directors and experts
  • Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs:
  • •Issuance of work permits for foreign directors, investors and experts
  • •Renewal or extension of permits issued previously
  • Disciplinary Forces of Islamic Republic of Iran:
  • •Issuance of residence permits for foreign investor’s directors and experts and their immediate family members
  • •Renewal of the abovementioned permits
  • Customs of the Islamic Republic of Iran:
  • •Passing any physical brought to Iran as part of foreign investment
  • •Issuance of the customs Green Certificate
  • •Forwarding the abovementioned Green Certificate to the OIETAI
  • Iranian Issuing Bank:
  • •Transferring the foreign capital in cash that the investors bring in as their share to Iran’s banking system and handing the bank’s confirmation to the OIETAI