To become a HelloCash service provider, there are a number of requirements established by the National Bank of Ethiopia that must be fulfilled by the prospective agents and businesses interested in offering the HelloCash services via a participating financial institution. The initial requirements are the following:

  • A valid Trade License
  • Successful completion of HelloCash training
  • Provide proof of investment amount required

The following documents are required in order to become a HelloCash agent:

  • Business Permit (License)
  • Certified Copy of Certificate of Incorporation or equivalent (Company or sole proprietorship)
  • Copy of Memorandum and Articles of Association (for private companies)
  • Certified Copy of TIN / VAT certificates (where applicable)
  • Copies of valid IDs of Directors or persons playing equivalent role.
  • 1 year of audited financial statements (where applicable)
  • Two recent passport size photographs (optional)
  • Physical address and contact details
  • Application letter
  • Certification Letter of Good Behavior Issued by the local police station or kebele,
  • No prior criminal record or offences in matters related to finance, fraud, honesty or integrity and has a upright/acceptable reputation