Description of the core change(s) brought by this policy instrument
To improve the investment climate and to improve transparency and speed up business processes by allowing the private sector and entrepreneurs to apply for permits electronically.
Please list the implementing agencies
State Committee on Investment and Management of State Property under the President, Ministry of Transport, Ministry of Health and Social Protection, supported by IFC, funded by DFID and Swiss Cooperation Office.
Pilot Program of the Uniform Electronic System for Permits Processing started with the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Health and Social Protection. Pilot program starts June 2nd. www.ijozat.tj
Stated goal/metrics of the policy instrument
Built-in metrics for measuring success, or measurement possibilities and opportunities for measurement in a similar policy
The number of licenses handed out, waiting time for licenses, number of complaints.
Evidence of results
It is a pilot project, and was started just this week. We believe there will be an assessment of the program 6 months to a year. That evaluation will take into account the measurement indicators that we mentioned above.
Challenges, criticisms and lessons
Plans for near future…
- Coverage of other types of existing applications of licensing authorities
- Connecting other government authorities
- Integration with information system of other government authorities and agencies
- Full transition to the electronic system of applications processing and their electronic payment”