Reserve the Business Name

Agency: Uganda Registration Services Bureau Period: 2-4 days Cost: UGX 20,000

Submit the Name Reservation Form and obtain the bank payment slip

Agency: Office of the Registrar, Uganda Registration Service Bureau

To reserve a company name, the entrepreneur submits the Business Name Reservation Form to the assessment window of the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB). 

Pay the name reservation fees at the bank

Agency: Bank

Reserve the company name 
Agency: Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB)

The entrepreneur presents the payment receipt at the Name Search window of URSB. Upon payment of the required fee, the suggested name is subjected to a search in the business registry database. If the name passes the similarity, defensive, offensive, and desirability tests, it is reserved for a period of 30 days. There are name-reservation books where the entrepreneur can search and check whether the desired name was approved or rejected and for what reasons.