Hotel Establishment Licence Issuance Request

This service is provided by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce &Tourism to Businesses requesting to obtain licenses to build four or five star hotels in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

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Contact Information

eKiosks

Mobile Applications

Service Location

   Service Terms

  • Target User Group:
  • Business ,

   Required Documents

For the initial visit:

  1. An approval form from the Ministry of Industry, Commerce & Tourism’s official entities
  2. Copy of Identity Card and passport
  3. Articles of Association draft (for Businesses)
  4. Copy of land/property ownership
  5. Aerial Map of the site
  6. Written consent from the property owner if leased
  7. Feasibility study of the project includes:
    • Details about the project
    • Start date and the end of the project
    • Project Cost
    • Proportion of employment
  8. Copy of the project owner’s or manager’s qualifications and practical experience in hotel management
  9. Bank statement showing the financial position of the project

For the final visit:

  1. Commercial Registration
  2. Approval form from all official entities

   Important notes

  • Readiness:

Four Star Hotel:

  1. Minimum land area is 1,500 square meters
  2. Minimum lobby area is 400 square meters
  3. Minimum number of rooms– 80 room
  4. Site should be located in a tourist or business area approved by the Tourism Sector

Five Star hotel

  1. Minimum land area is 2,500 square meters
  2. Minimum lobby area is 500 square meters
  3. Minimum number of rooms – 200 room

   Payment

  • Payment Methods:
  • Cash , Credit Card , Cheque , Debit Card ,
  • Service Fees:
  • for five stars hotels
    • 8000.000
  • for four stars hotels
    • 5000.000