1. Zambia Prices & Delivery Times 

Normal delivery: 7-10 working days = GBP 125 
Express delivery: 5-7 working days = GBP 175 
Flash delivery: 3-4 working days = GBP 225 
All credit reports are delivered by email. 

2. Zambia Sample Report 

The sample report shows the layout, data included and our credit assessment.  

3. What’s included in the report? 

Ownership & Management 
Financial Details (where available) 
Default Information 
Credit Scoring & Rating 
All credit reports are delivered in English 
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Do you need copies of original Registry Documents? 
To request a copy of the original registry documents please contact us and we will advise availibility. 
Please note that official registry documentation is usually in the language of the registration jurisdiction. 
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Zambia Business Credit Report Services 

Creditreform operates a global specialist International Business credit report service. We have local offices and fully approved international risk analysis experts in every country worldwide. This enables us to provide expert up-to-date business credit report information on businesses anywhere in the world. 
Main reasons why our business credit reports are so important they enable clients to trade with confidence. 
The local International Business Credit Report Partners are able to: 
Assess local businesses trading activities. 
Update information immediately if there are any changes. 
Give accurate feedback based on the local economies. 
Communicate effectively with businesses as they share the same time zones 
Herewith details of our business credit reporting service in Zambia: 

Location of company credit check service office(s) in Zambia 

Lusaka, Zambia 

Number of Zambia Business Credit Reporting staff? 

Over 5 staff 

How long have you been operating a Zambia business credit reporting service? 

Over 10 years 

What type of business credit reports do you provide in Zambia: 

Corporate business credit reports online and offline – Only offline reports 
Non limited business credit reports online and offline – Offline reports only 
Bespoke investigated business credit reports - Yes 

What are the business credit report delivery times in Zambia? 

Instant Online business credit report - No 
Flash business credit report - 3-4  Working Days 
Express business credit report – 5-7 Working Days 
Normal business credit report – 7-10 Working Days 

How many company registries are there in Zambia for businesses (i.e. UK has just 1 central registry)? 

Kalambo Road, Lusaka 

Zambia Economy: 

Currency: Zambian kwacha 
GDP Ranking: 105th 
Population: ca 17 million 
Main industries in Zambia include: copper mining and processing, construction, emerald mining, beverages, food, textiles, chemicals, fertilizer and horticulture. 

Main Trading Partners of Zambia: 

Export partners: China 25.5%, DR Congo 13%, South Africa 6.4%, South Korea 4.9%, India 4.3% 
Import Partners: South Africa 34.5%, DR Congo 18.2%, Kenya 9.7%, China 7.2%, India 4.4% 

Do business credit reports contain negative information? 

Yes, the reports include negative information 

Do you provide consumer credit reports in Zambia? 

Available Upon Request 

Specialist Debt Recovery Service Zambia No Win No Fee 

There are many unique requirements to international debt collection services in all countries including Zambia debt collection services which differ from the UK debt collection agency services and therefore it is very important that cases are handled directly by our expert Zambia debt collection agency and not from debt collectors UK. This method of Zambia debt collection sets Creditreform aside from the competition who in many cases will operate an international debt collection service from a UK debt collector only. Using the local Zambia debt collection agency enables us to achieve a far greater success rate and our No Win No Fee service together with competitive commission rates against monies recovered only ensures you get the best service. 

Zambia Skip Tracing Service 

Creditreform’s debt collection company service also uses expert international tracing agents including Zambia tracing agent services to locate any absconded debtor. This tracing service is provided on a No Find No Fee basis only charging for a successful trace.. 

Specialist Business Credit Report Experts 

There are many unique requirements to providing international business credit reports in all countries including Zambia business credit reporting services which differ from Credit Reports UK services. Therefore it is very important that information is obtained directly by our expert international local business credit reporting partners and not from the Credit Report UK services. Our multi lingual local partners are able to provide all business credit reports in English including the bespoke investigated business credit reports. 

Zambia Company Registry Name 

The Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) 

Zambia Company Registry Address 

Head Office, Plot No. 8471, PACRA House, Haile Selassie Avenue, Longacres, P.O. Box 32020, Lusaka, Zambia 

Language(s) of Zambia Company Registry 

The Zambia Company Register is in English language only. 

Number of Company Registries in Zambia 

1 company register in Zambia 

Related Associations in Zambia 

Zambia Revenue Authority – Taxpayer Search 
Regulation for Zambia Company Register: 
Patents and Companies Registration Agency Act No. 15 of 2010 

Can you search companies online for free in Zambia? 

Yes, you can search for free at Zambia Company Registry (but very limited data).. 

What information can I view for free at Zambia Company Registry 

Zambia Entity Number 
Zambia Entity Name 
Zambia Company Status (Active / Inactive) 
Zambia Registration Date 
Zambia Annual Return Status (Compliant / Non-Compliant)) 
Zambia Nominal Capital Compliance Status (Compliant / Non-Compliant) 

What information is included in a Zambia Company Profile / Extract? 

Zambia Company Name 
Zambia Registration Number 
Zambia Date of Incorporation 
Zambia Registered Address 
Zambia Nominal Share Capital 
Zambia Number of Shares 
Zambia Status 
Zambia Activity / Nature of Business 
Zambia Annual Return History 
Zambia Directors (Name, Nationality, Identity Number) 
Zambia Shareholders 

Do you need to register / sign up at the Zambia Company Registry? 

No, you do not need to register at the Zambia Company Registry. 

Number of Registered Companies in Zambia 

Over 460,000 companies registered in Zambia 

How to Register / Incorporate a company in Zambia? 

You can register a company in Zambia through a Zambia company formation agent. 

Average incorporation fee (private limited) in Zambia 

The average incorporation fee to form a private limited company in Zambia is EUR 70. 

Minimum share capital (private limited) in Zambia 

USD 1,000 is minimum share capital in Zambia 

What is the Corporate tax rate in Zambia? 

35% is corporate tax rate in Zambia 

What is the VAT rate payable on sales to local customers in Zambia? 

16% is VAT rate in Zambia 

Types of Companies in Zambia 

Zambia Company limited by Shares 
Zambia Company limited by Guarantee 
Zambia Unlimited Company 
Zambia Public Limited Company 
Zambia Foreign Branches 

Zambia Company Documents Available 

Zambia Commercial Company Extract 

Other Zambia Company Registry Services 

Zambia Registration of Industrial Designs 
Zambia Registration of Trade Marks 
Zambia Granting of Patents 
Zambia Registration of Copyright and Related Rights 
Zambia Registration of Security Interests in Movable Property 
Zambia Establishment of Business Regulatory Services Centres 
Zambia Accreditation of Corporate Insolvency Practitioners 

What are the Financial Regulatory Authorities in Zambia? 

Zambia - Securities and Exchange Commission (Zambia) 

What are the Stock Exchanges in Zambia? 

Agricultural Commodities Exchange of Zambia (ZAMACE) in Lusaka which was founded in 2007 
Lusaka Stock Exchange (LuSE) in Lusaka which was founded in 1994 
Africa Digital Stock Exchange Ltd (ADSEL) which was founded in 2018 

Can you order a Zambia Apostille Certificate? 

No, Zambia has not agreed to the 1961 Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents. 
Even though Zambia has not agreed to this Zambia company registry search documents will often still require an Apostille certificate but will then also require further legalisation or attestation via their embassy. 

Zambia Company Registry Search 

All local Zambia Company searches can be under taken via our Zambia Company Registry search. Where there is more than one Zambia Company Registry an Zambia company search will be made via a local Zambia company registry search in the city where the company or business is registered. Many Zambia company searches can be made on line but in some cases the Zambia company search needs to search the local Zambia company register in person, post or by email. Creditreform and it’s local company search partners undertake these services on behalf of our international clients. 

Zambia Company Documents 

The Zambia Company Registry hold all company documents on record and many of these can be downloaded instantly if you have registered with the Zambia company registry. Alternatively you can order Zambia company documents, company extracts or any registered document such as the Zambia Memorandum of Association via Creditreform. Creditreform’ s local registered agent will then undertake an Zambia company search on your behalf and we will forward the results via email. 

Zambia Certificate of Good Standing 

The certificate of Good standing is issued by the local Zambia company registry and in many cases can be downloaded by a registered company agent. Besides the Certificate of Good Standing other specific documents can be purchased such as the Zambia Certificate of Incorporation or the Zambia Memorandum of Association.. 

Zambia Private Investigation Work 

There are many reasons for the need to use our Zambia private investigator or Zambia process server. We partner with fully approved local Zambia private detectors who are experts in their field and provide our clients with a fully confidential service including Zambia skip tracing and Zambia document serving where required. 

Zambia Company Formations 

There are many reasons why our clients need to use our Zambia company formation services. Through our fully approved local Zambia company registration agent the Zambia company incorporation is made as simple as possible. We will undertake all the necessary Zambia company searches to ensure the chosen name is available and guide you through the necessary documentation required to incorporate the company required. 
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