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Request for Establishing a Media & Advertisement Agency

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This service is provided for establishing a corporation for the production of all types of advertisements in different ways.

Request for Establishing a Media & Advertisement Agency

Who can request this service

citizens and foreign investors

Steps to follow to request the service

  1. First Step: Submission of application and the supporting documents.
  2. Second Step: Getting approval and registering the business at the competent authority.
  3. Third Step: Attaching the documents of completion of registration.
  4. Fourth Step: Final approval by registering the business in the list of Media & Advertisement agencies operating in Oman.

What documents are needed to process

  • Application letter addressed to the Director of Press and Publications, Ministry of Information. The letter should illustrate the desire of the founder(s) to establish a media and advertisement agency and the nature of the business, and its location.
  • Copy of ID card of the founder(s).
  • Copy of the Form of registering the Commercial Name approved by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Ex. (Al Najm Media and Advertisement Agency, Silver Star Media and Advertisement Agency, Al Zahra Media and Advertisement Agency, etc.)
  • Copy of the commercial registration, the computer document, and subscription certificate, and the signatory sample for the establishment in case of adding an activity (if any).
  • Good Conduct Certificate for Omani Nationals, and a Clearance Certificate for non-Omanis issued by the DG of Criminal Investigations, ROP.

Special conditions if any applicable

  • The capital should not be less than RO 100,000. (A bank statement as per the form required by the Ministry of Information should be attached )
  • Commitment to the Law of Press and Publications and its executive by-law with respect to importing, selling, and distributing publications.

How the service is processed

The applicant would be informed by phone, or he may approach the Ministry.

How long will it take

- One month and a half

Forms related to this service

Fee to be paid

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Service Provider

Ministry of Information

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For Help

  1. Tel
    ‎+968 24 61 77 26
  1. Tel
    ‎+968 24 61 77 81

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