Gibraltar Company Formation - FAQ


These are some of the questions that we are frequently asked about Gibraltar Offshore Companies.

How long does it take to incorporate a Gibraltar Offshore Company?
After we have received your identity and due dilligence documents, It usualy takes 3 days to incorporate in Gibraltar

What information must I provide?
To incorporate an offshore company in Gibraltar we need the following
The name of the company
Name and address of director
Name and address of shareholder
Name and address of the company secretary

Is the information I provide held on public record?
The names of directors and shareholders do appear on public records

What are the minimum number of directors?
Only one director is required. This can be the same person as the shareholder

Can the director be a corporation?
Yes corporate directors are allowed

Can nominee directors be used?
Nominee directors are allowed.

Is a resident director required?
There is no requirement to appoint a local director

Is a resident company secretary required?
There is no requirement to appoint a local secretary, however we appoint a joint local secretary for ease of administration. Our fee includes this.

What are the miminimum number of shareholders?
Only one shareholder is required. This can be the same person as the director

Can the shareholder be a corporation?
Yes corporate shareholders are allowed

Are bearer shares allowed?

Can nominee shareholders be used?
Nominee shareholders are allowed. We can provide a nominee shareholder

Is a resident shareholder required?
There is no requirement to appoint a local shareholder

What is the standard share capital?
The standard share capital is £2,000

Can the share capital be issued in other currencies?

How much of the share capital must be issued and paid up?
One share

Does the company have to mantain books and records in the Gibraltar?
The company does not have to keep records in Gibraltar. If the company chooses to keep records they can be kept anywhere in the World.

Does the company have to file accounts or a financial statement?

Is the company taxed on profit?
A Gibraltar company is taxed only on profits generated from activities within Gibraltar

What business activities are allowed?
A Gibraltar company can be used for most commercial purpose, but there are certain activities, including, but not limited to Crypto Currency, Distibuted Ledger Technology, Initial Coin Offering etc. which will require a licence, and others that may be excluded.

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