Private Investment Law

The present Law establishes the general basis for the legal framework for private investment in Timor-Leste. (Portuguese & English)

Commercial Companies Law

A commercial company must comply with the law of the State where its actual main administrative office is situated. (Portuguese & English versions)

The legal tender in Timor-Leste

To prevent the unlawful circulation of coins (official or foreign) in the form of cash through the borders of Timor-Leste. (Portuguese & English versions)

Labour Code

Is the legal code governing employment practices and labour relations in Timor. (Portuguese & English versions)

Understanding Timorese Taxes

The tax overview is an essential tax guide for anyone who needs to navigate the complexities of Timor’s tax system.

Decree Law on Social Security Contributions

Please find below the relevant information contained in the Social Security Guide, that has been translated to English In regards to the recent measures of employment support approved by the State of Timor-Leste, we have contacted the Social Security Institute (SSI) and confirmed that Employers who continue to operate normally cannot apply for the 60% subsidy … Read more