Each branch is supposed to perform tasks of the SIA in enforcing the investment climate in the related governorate . So branches of SIA are activated in some governorates as per the resolution Nr.90 of 17/11/2009 of the director general of (SIA) which stipulated mission of the branches and the mechanism of their work such as :
- Licensing investment projects as per provisions of the decree Nr.8 of 2007 which shall be established within the governorates , and performing any related amendments throughout the one-stop-shop in the branch , where all
Concerned ministries and entities are represented .
- Simplification of investment related procedures .
- Following – up project in the governorate .
- Performing all promotional activities to attract and encourage investments in the governorate .
The branch accomplishes all services related to investment without referring to the central administration (SIA) except concerning some cases , such as cancellation of projects or for obtaining customs exemption on projects imports . It is worth mentioning that branches which are currently active are in Hama and Al Raqqa cities . The following table shows the addresses of branches opened in Syria with phone and fax numbers :
|Hama||In front of the faculty of agriculture . The building of technical services||033-2517197||033-2517198|
|Al Raqqa||Governorate building of – second floor||022-282923||022-282533|
|Daraa||Joul Jammal street – Above the industrial bank||015-238003||015-234008|
|Al Sweida||Governorate building||016-240272||016-221534|
|Al Quneitra||Al Baath complex In front of police head office||014-2234446||014-2221475|
|Al Hassakeh||Sport complex||052-374041|