Housed in the Investment Department, the One Stop Shop has the task of informing, advising and assisting investors with a view to making available incentive schemes in force for eligible sectors.
Personalized support is offered to companies at each stage of the accreditation process for investment programs, which successively passes through the following stages: the preparation of the files, the reception, the instruction and the validation in approval commission and the validation .
To this end, the One Stop Shop works in close collaboration with the cabinet of the Minister of the Economy of Finance and Planning, which, by signing, approves projects approved by investors in Senegal and thus ensures the technical supervision of the One Stop Shop.
The derogations administered by the One Stop Shop are:
- Investment Code
- The status of the Export Free Company
Respectively governed by the law n ° 2004-06 of February 6th, 2004 bearing the Code of the Investments and the law n ° 95-34 of December 29th, 1995 establishing the statute of the Free Company of Export, modified by the law 2004-11 modifying Article 1 of Law 95-34 of 29 December 1995 on the status of the Free Export Enterprise. These systems have been strengthened since 2013 by the new General Tax Code, taking the shape of a common incentive law.
They are aimed at domestic and foreign investors and offer, according to the sectors of activity and the investment floors and zones of intervention, social and customs tax benefits.
Sectors eligible for the Investment Code:
For a floor of 15 million Cfa francs (23,000 euros)
- Agriculture: fishing, breeding, processing and storage activities;
- Social sectors: health education;
- Services: maintenance of industrial equipment and tele-services;
- For a floor 100 million CFA francs (150,000 euros)
- Manufacturing activities of production and processing;
- Extraction or transformation of mineral substances;
- Tourism: Cultural Industry;
- Realization of port, airport and rail infrastructure;
- Realization of commercial complexes: industrial parks, tourist areas, cyber villages and craft centers.
The Statute is granted to industrial agricultural and teleservice enterprises which export at least 80% of their production.