Money Lender or Pawn Shop Licence

Requirements

  1. Completed application form
  2. Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN)
  3. Valid identification (Passport or National ID)
  4. Business Registration from Deeds Registry
  5. Money Lenders’ Certificate from Magistrate’s Court
  6. Recent Police Clearance
  7. An interview is conducted upon lodgement of the above documents.

Requirements

  1. Application form
  2. Previous year’s licence
  3. Valid identification (Passport or National ID)
  4. Business Registration from Deeds Registry
  5. Money Lenders’ Certificate from Magistrate’s Court

Pawn Brokers

  • Georgetown

    The cost of Pawn Brokers Licence is Fifty Thousand Guyana Dollars (G$50,000.00).

  • New Amsterdam | Linden

    The cost of Pawn Brokers Licence is Thirty-Seven Thousand Five Hundred Guyana Dollars (G$37,500.00).

  • Elsewhere in Guyana

    The cost of Pawn Brokers Licence is Twenty-Five Thousand Guyana Dollars (G$25,000.00).

Money Lenders

The cost of a Money Lenders’ Licence is Twenty- Two Thousand Five Hundred Guyana Dollars (G$22,500.00).

These licences must be renewed on an annual basis.