Côte d'Ivoire - Country Commercial Guide
Licensing Requirements for Professional Services

Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.

Last published date: 2021-10-11

Some key professional services require a license from the government to operate.  License issuance in the following professions requires registration with the professional association.  Ivoirian law stipulates that to operate in these key professional services, specialists must be Ivoirian nationals. 

  • Pharmacists: license from the Ministry of Health.
  • Legal Practitioners: license from the Ministry of Justice.
  • Notaries: License from the Ministry of Justice.