First, a certificate for business from the Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Trade must be obtained. This is a licence to carry out economic activity in Timor-Leste.
You will also need a TIN (Tax Identification Number) for business from the National Directorate of Revenue.
Second, in accordance with article 1 of Decree Law No.15/2005, as owner or consignee of the goods, a special power of attorney must be provided to a Customs Broker who submits the customs declaration on your behalf through the Timor-Leste Customs Service ASYCUDA electronic system. A fee will be agreed by both parties.