Sierra Leone

Business Regulation Information

  • Banking and Credit Laws (Getting Credit, Protecting Investors)
    Bank of Sierra Leone (Amendment) Act, 1974, Bank of Sierra Leone Act, 2000, Banking Act, 2000, Other Financial Services Act, 2001
  • Civil Procedure Codes (Enforcing Contracts, Closing a Business, Protecting Investors)
    Local Courts (Amendment) Act, 1965, Local Courts (Amendment) Act, 1966, Local Courts (Amendment) Act, 1974, Local Courts Act, 1963
  • Commercial and Company Laws (Starting a Business, Protecting Investors, Closing a Business)
    Investment Promotion Act, 2004, Insurance Act, 2000, Factories Act, 1974
  • Constitutions (Starting a Business, Employing Workers, Registering Property, Enforcing Contracts)
    Constitution of Sierra Leone
  • Labor Laws (Employing Workers)
    Factories Act, 1974, National Social Security and Insurance Trust Act, 2001, National Social Security and Insurance Trust Act, 2001, Services Trade Group Negotiating Council Agreement, 2001, State Salaries, Pensions, Gratuities and Other Benefits Act, 2001, State Salaries, Pensions, Gratuities and Other Benefits Act, 2003
  • Land and Building Laws (Dealing with Licenses, Registering Property)
    Registration of Instruments (Amendment) Act, 2000, Town and Country Planning (Amendment) Act, 2001
  • Tax Laws (Paying Taxes)
    National Revenue Authority Act, 2002, Registration of Instruments (Amendment) Act, 2000, Pay-Roll Tax (Amendment) Act, 1974, Income Tax (Amendment) Act, 2004, Income Tax Act, 2000, Payroll Tax (Amendment) Act, 2004
  • Trade Laws (Trading Across Borders)
    Merchant Shipping Act, 2003, Cargo (Clearing and Forwarding) Act, 1974, The Export Control (Textile and Apparel Articles) Regulations, 2003