It takes 5 days and costs USD 5 to reserve a company name with the Chief Registrar of Companies of Zimbabwe.
Forms are available online but all documents must be physically lodged at Companies and Deeds Registry. There is now provision to upload documents online without having to physically lodge the documents at the Deeds and Companies Registry.
After submitting the forms online it is possible to receive a result via CV4 Form which is sent to the email address used. The reservation is valid for 30 days and can be extended for another 30 days for an additional fee. If paid via mobile money platform, the fee is U$5.56.