Vanuatu company registration – stable jurisdiction and exceptionally good reputation.There are two popular Vanuatu company types: International Company and Exempt Company.Time of Incorporation takes 2 DAYS. Personal Presence is not required. Price available upon request.
We require the following documents to be forwarded us as scanned copies on our email address which will be provided to you after you submit the application form:
Requirements for bank account opening:
Additional requirements might apply
Publicly Accessible Records: No public register of company officers (Directors, Shareholders, Secretary)
Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors: Yes, Allowed
Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership to Authorities: No
Meetings of Directors and Shareholders to be held: Anywhere
Stability: Stable jurisdiction and exceptionally good reputation.
Taxation: No taxes
Double Taxation Treaty Access: Treaty Access (some countries)
Account Filing Requirements: No accounting / reporting requirements
Annual Return Filing Requirements: No annual return/ reporting requirements
Audit Requirements: No audit required.
Share Capital: Standard authorised share capital US$10,000.
Classes of Share Available: Shares with or without voting rights, redeemable shares, registered shares, preference shares, shares of no par value
Bearer Shares: Not Allowed
Registered Office Required: Yes required and must be maintained in Vanuatu
Shareholders: Minimum number is one
Directors: Minimum number is one. Can be any nationality and need not be resident in Vanuatu. Corporate directors are allowed.
Your Company language: English
Name of your Company must be ended: “Corporation”/ Corp., “Limited”/Ltd, “Incorporated”/Inc.,, “Societe Anonyme”/S.A., “Sociedad Anonima”,
Documents required for the registration: A certified copy of your passport or ID and proof of your residential address dated less than 3 months.
You cannot use words in your company names without justification: “Bank”, “Trustee Company”, “Assurance”, “Building Society”, “Trust Company”, “Royal” etc.
Restrictions on Trading: Not permitted to trade within Vanuatu
Not permitted without a licence: Fund management, insurance, Banking, reinsurance, assurance, trust management, collective investment schemes, trusteeship business provision.
Vanuatu Trusts: formed under UK legislation that applies directly in Vanuatu, including the Trustee Act 1925
Vanuatu Exempted Company: exempt from public disclosure requirements if do not conduct business in Vanuatu or offer shares to the public or own interests in non-exempt companies in Vanuatu.
Vanuatu Banking Law: Banking Act Cap 73.
Business licences registration
Nominee directors, nominee shareholders, nominee members (Vanuatu residents)
Virtual offices, secretarial services, telephone number in Vanuatu
Accountancy, submission of report to local authority and legal services,
Advice on compliance with all the Vanuatu regulatory and statutory requirements,
Bank introductions, corporate account opening service,
Merchant account services, online payment services,
Ready - made company in Vanuatu,
Website developing (hosting, domain)
Capital: Pota Vila
Region: Vanuatu is a group of islands which are in the shape of a Y, located in the South Pacific Ocean
Political System: Parliamentary
Governing corporate legislation: The Companies Act (Cap 191), The International Companies Act 1992 (No. 32)
Type of Law: Common
Currency: Vanuatu vatu (VUV)
Exchange Control: None
Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents: English
Time zone: GMT+11
Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA): Australia, Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Greenland, Grenada, Iceland, Ireland, Korea (Republic of), New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, Sweden.