About Business Registrations and Licensing Agency – BRELA
The Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) is an Executive Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade responsible for business administration and regulation of the laws; namely Companies Registration, Business Names Registration, Trade and Service Marks Registration, granting of Patents and issuing of Industrial License. It was established under the Government Executive Agencies Act No. 30 of 1997 and formally launched on 3rd December 1999.
To be world class customer focused business regulatory and facilitatory Agency.
To regulate and facilitate business operations by adopting internationally recognized best practice.
The Agency staff being public servant shall always be guided by the following values:
Timely delivery of service
Respect for the rule of law
Being fair, impartial and accountable
Teamwork spirit oriented
Proactive and strive to serve with vigor
Pursuit of excellence
A Patent application is filed with the Competent Authority designated as such by the relevant Sovereign State. It is usually a Government department or an Agency as the case may be. In other words powers to grant patents are vested upon the Registrar of Patents or such name as preferred by the Government of the respective Sovereign State.
In Tanzania application for Patent rights is done through filing form No. P. 2 accompanied by a patent document in triplicate and submitted to the Registrar of Patents with Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA).
A Patent is a legal right granted by the Government to an inventor for an invention. An invention is a solution to a technical problem existing in a particular field of technology.
The entire contents of a patent description of an invention that form the basis for an application for Patent right is referred to as a “patent document”.
Business Registrations and Licensing Agency – BRELA Location and Contact Information
CALL CENTER +255 (0) 22 2212800
2 OFFICE TELEPHONE +255 (0) 22 2181344
Vacancies and Internships at Business Registrations and Licensing Agency – BRELA Business Registrations and Licensing Agency – BRELA
Government institution job vacancies are normally advertised through the government Official jobs portal (Public Service Recruitment Secretariat-PSRS) which can be accessed through this link- https://ajira.go.tz/.
Find and apply for jobs advertised by Business Registrations and Licensing Agency – BRELA by browsing the links listed below: