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)

Fishery Business

Commercial fisheries – licensing & trading guidelines. Fishing licenses are available to off-shore foreign operators to fish for export.

Step-by-step Guide to Exporting

Report. A guide for Timorese or foreign businesses interested in exporting or expanding, with access to opportunities and events.

Labour Code

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

Economy Profile in Timor-Leste

Report. Outlining the procedures, time, cost and paid-in minimum capital requirement for SME in TL & comparing with overseas.