REPUBLIC OF TURKEY

MINISTRY of CUSTOMS and TRADE

Central Trade Registry System (MERSIS)

 
 
Central Trade Registry System (MERSIS) is a centralized information system allowing for the implementation of the commercial registry processes and storing them and commercial registry data electronically.

 
 
1-) GOALS
  • Effective and productive registry proceedings

  • Compliance with the innovations and principles of the Turkish Code of Commerce  

  • Simplification of incorporation and operation, establishment of trust in business life  

  • Compliance with the requirements of information society services  

  • Modern registry operations at certain standards in an electronic environment

2-) GAINS
  • Ensuring savings  

  • The use of MERSIS number as a special number  

  • Secure, fast and easy access to data  

  • Combination of registry datum in a central data base.  

  • Standard business processes and implementations  

  • Minimization of work load  

  • Analysis and reporting through current datum  

  • Becoming a member of European Business Register  

Effective Ministry supervision and inspection

3-) AVAILABLE DATA IN MERSIS
  • There is a principal trade register entry in MERSIS data base





4-) MERSIS OPERATIONS AND PROCESSES 
  • A special number is allocated to natural and legal entities actively involved in the field of business. 
  • Online foundation of new companies. 
  • Current companies operate through the system following the transfer of their registrations