Gibraltar Company Formation - Incorporate in Gibraltar

We are specialists in the incorporation of offshore companies.

We understand that the incorporation of a company is of major importance to our clients, and as experienced company incorporation professionals we have designed our service to reflect that.
We provide clients with our full expert assistance throughout every step of the incorporation process, however our service does not stop there. We will give you any assistance or advice from the moment you choose to incorporate the company and as for long after incorporation as you require.

Gibraltar has been for many years a popular location for offshore companies.

Companies can be incorporated in Gibraltar for international business purposes.

The key features of a Gibraltar company are:

  • Political stability - Gibraltar is a dependent of the UK and an associate member of the EU
  • Tax exempt - Non resident companies are exempt from all local taxes
  • VAT exempt - There is no VAT in Gibraltar
  • The company needs only one director and one shareholder
  • There is no requirement for resident directors or shareholders
  • There is no minimum capital requirement
  • There is no requirement for directors or shareholders to attend meetings in Gibraltar

 

Typically Gibraltar companies are used:
To operate as a trading company
To act as a holding company
To hold property or other assets
To own or operate ships
To act as an investment company

Our fee to incorporate a Gibraltar Company is £680.

You will need a registered office in Gibraltar, which we can provide. Our fee is £360.

 Help and Advice

Please contact us with any questions that you may have. We will be pleased to speak with you and will do our best to assist you with your Offshore company formation needs..

Telephone us on +44 1428 661068 or send an email

How long does it take to incorporate a Gibraltar Offshore Company?
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

Is a local office required
Yes. The company must have a registered office in Gibraltar. This is the official address of the company. We can provide a registered office. Our fee is £360.

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?
No

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?
Yes

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?
Yes

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

See Also:
Gibraltar - FAQ
Gibraltar Fees