Enterpreneur

INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS SPECIFIC TO PERMIT SUB-CLASS F2 ENTREPRENEUR IN SPECIFIC MANUFACTURING AND PROCESSING

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Eligible Person:

This resident permit shall be issued to a foreigner considered as an entrepreneur intending or engaged on his or her account in specific manufacturing and processing in Rwanda.

Dependants:

Eligible dependants may accompany the principal applicant. But will have to apply for M2 resident permit.

Where Applications can be Made:

*At the Directorate General offices  

*At the RDB One Stop Centre.

Travel document: 

Any genuine acceptable travel document valid not less than 6 months.

Permit Fees: 

100,000 frw

Validity of Permit:

3 years

Certificate of Good conduct:

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of good conduct from the country they have been residents for minimum of 6 months.The certificate is to indicate whether the applicant has had any criminal convictions.

Permit Extension:

This permit may be extended upon application.

Change of Status:

Change of status is allowed

Work or No Work:

Business is permitted

Single or Multiple Entries: 

Multiple entry

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For applicant whose permit is in the passport which is expired or lost and requests for the permit to be transferred in the new passport, will have to pay 10,000frw.

Requirements:

*One clear colored passport size photo with white background recently taken without glasses, caps and scurf; (the photo should be attached to the application form by use of glue stick. Stapling and clipping the photo to the application form is not advisable).    

*A complete filled application form: (Click here for application form!)

* Permit application letter addressed to the Director General of Immigration and Emigration.

*Curriculum Vitae

*Original Police Clearance from the country you have lived in for the last 6 months

*RBS certificate

*Business registration certificate

*Trading licence (Patente)

Renewal Requirements:

*One clear colored passport size photo with white background recently taken without glasses, caps and scurf; (the photo should be attached to the application form by use of glue stick. Stapling and clipping the photo to the application form is not advisable).

* A complete filled application form: (Click here for application form!)

*Permit application letter addressed to the Director General of Immigration and Emigration by the employer.

*Current Trading license (Patente)

*Copy of green card

*A bank slip of 100,000 Rwf paid to RRA;  Click the following link to request for payment advice ticket to take to the bank.  

Processing time :

3 Day

N.B:

To avoid penalties, the applicant should apply/renew visa/permit in time before expiration of current visa. Penalty fee is 20,000frw in a period of 06 to 15 days of the delay. Article 34 of the Ministerial Orders establishing procedures and regulations categorize other penalties from 16 days to 9 months and above.