Gibraltar Company Formation

There are minimal capital requirements in Gibraltar and, once registered, the company must have a local bank account and keep statutory books available at its registered address. The company must file an annual return. 

Companies may also not remit any income into Gibraltar and not trade locally to be deemed non-taxable.

 

Gibraltar company formation takes approximately five days to process upon approval of the proposed company names. Afterwards, applicants must submit a full suite of documents to establish the identities, nationalities and positions of the director(s) and shareholder(s).

To be registered as a limited company:

  • Non-residents should own the company

  • Only one director is required to establish a company

  • There is no requirement for a resident director or shareholder

  • Directors and shareholders can be from any country with corporations allowed to be shareholders

  • A company secretary should be based in Gibraltar and can be an individual or corporation, along with a registered office and agent

  • Companies are allowed to use nominee shareholders

The documents to be filed at formation with the Companies Registry are:

  • Memorandum of Association

  • Articles of Association

  • Names and addresses of each director and shareholder

There are minimum capital requirements. Once registered, the company must have a local bank account and keep statutory books available at its registered address. The company must also file an annual return. 

Companies may also not remit any income into Gibraltar and not trade locally to be deemed non-taxable.

Inquire now