The missions of the Casablanca-Settat Regional Investment Center
The main objectives of the Regional Investment Center are to simplify the procedures, the proximity and uniqueness of the interlocutor, as well as the development and promotion of Investment in the Casablanca-Settat Region. The main prerogatives of the Regional Investment Center are:
Support for business creation
The Regional Investment Center commits itself to a period of time ranging from 2 to 5 days, starting from the complete filing of the file, for completing the formalities to set up companies. The goal is to reach the completion of formalities on-line.
The Help Desk for Business Creation centralizes all the relevant administrations: The Moroccan Office of Industrial Property; Subdivision of taxes; The Commercial Court; The National Social Security Fund.
Assistance to investment projects
The Regional Investment Center welcomes new investors, provides them with all the information they need to invest in the Region and processes their applications for authorizations and all the administrative acts necessary for the realization of the projects. It is also responsible for studying the draft agreements to be concluded with the State.
Maintaining and developing existing investments
The Center provides ongoing assistance to investors to help them develop their businesses or, in case of difficulties, provides information on the national upgrading mechanism and the different lines of financing available.
It also acts as a mediator that helps to renew the dialogue to quickly find a lasting agreement between investors and the public administration and / or the various partners, in case of dispute.
Improving the attractiveness of the Casablanca-Settat Region to investments in high-potential sectors
As part of its prerogatives, and in consultation with various stakeholders and economic operators, the Regional Investment Center of Casablanca-Settat is a major player in the development of a "strategic vision" aimed at the economic and social development of the Region of Casablanca-Settat.
It will also be expected to propose concrete actions to improve the attractiveness of the Region. Faced with the future deadlines of globalization, the Center is also in charge of reflecting on the necessary restructuring, on the new promising sectors and on investment niches and will ensure the dissemination and connection of investment opportunities of the Casablanca-Settat Region, nationally and internationally.
Improving the Regional Business climate
Improving the regional business climate is a priority for government authorities and regional economic operators. The Regional Investment Center, as a cornerstone of the regional economic development, is the coordinator of the various actions set up within the framework of the Regional Committee of the Improvement of the business environment, chaired by Mr. the Wali of the Region.