BRC MANDATES

  • Initiation, formulation and implementation of policies relating to Businesses, Commerce, Industries, Trade, Consumer Protection, Trade Marks, Copyrights, Patents and Designs Protection, Companies, Money Lenders, Cooperatives and Credit Unions;
  • Formulation of policies and programme s for strengthening fair trading at the national level;
  • Annual awareness, inspection, compliance and audit programmes;
  • Consultation with Office of Attorney General and Ministry of Justice on any legal matters of the Ministry;
  • Enforcement of business laws with relevant stakeholders;
  • Registration and issuance of certificates and licenses for Cooperatives, Credit Unions, Business Names, Companies, Money Lenders, Trademarks, Patents and Copyrights;
  • Formulation and facilitation of workshops with business communities and relevant State Government Ministries to raise public awareness on legal obligations and social responsibilities and rights. [insert information];
  • Promotion of Consumer Protection and Fair Trading;
  • Auditing of Cooperatives;
  • Annual General Meetings (AGMs) of Cooperatives with members after the annual auditing of accounts is done and authorized by the Registrar of Cooperatives;
  • Enforcement of regulated prices under the Prices Order Regulations;
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the Secretary of Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives.DEPARTMENTS
  • Fair Trading Regulatory Division (FTRD)
    • Intellectual Property
    • Commerce Unit
    • Consumer Protection Unit
  • Cooperative and Credit Union Regulatory Division (CCURD)
  • Business and Companies Regulatory Division (BCRD

Formulation and facilitation of workshops with business communities and relevant State Government Ministries

Business Regulatory Centre

by | Jul 23, 2017 |