St Vincent and the Grenadines Company RegistrationDownload as PDF
The key features of a St Vincent and The Grenadines Company Registration are:
- Favourable incorporation laws which are inexpensive to comply with
- No minimum level of share capital required
- No details of shareholders (members) or directors (managers) are displayed on any publicly accessible register
- Information on the beneficial owner(s) is confidential and not submitted to the registrar
- Shareholders (members), Directors (managers) and Officers may reside anywhere in the world except USA
- Companies may be formed with as few as one director (manager) who can also act as shareholder (member)
- The incorporation process can take as little as 24 hours
- A stable government and political system based on the English model
- All companies no matter what their incorporation date, are due for renewal on the 31st December each year.
- Bearer shares are permitted but records must be maintained by the company’s Registered Agent - please contact us for further information.
- The Beneficial Owner, Director (manager) and Shareholder (member) details are kept away from public records.
St Vincent and the Grenadines are one of the Windward Island countries of the Eastern Caribbean and lies near the southern end of the Caribbean chain, close to Barbados
As a result of changes in the law and the abolishment of IBCs we will now form a Limited Liability Company (LLC).
To request a free consultation about your St Vincent company formation with our experienced team, please call us on +44 (0)1302 729041 or email [email protected] Alternatively, use the live chat facility on our website.
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What’s included for £699.00
- St Vincent and The Grenadines Company Formation
- St Vincent and The Grenadines Government Registration Fees
- Registered Office
- Registered Agent
- Certificate of Incorporation
- Certificate of exemption of import duties
- By Laws – a documents which will define the companies purpose and how it will operate
- Register of Directors (managers)
- Appointment of first Director (manager)
- Resolution of appointing of first Director (manager)
- Share Certificates
Once we have received all the required identification documents, the St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation process usually takes approximately 24- 48 hours.
Offshore Bank Account
After your St Vincent and the Grenadines company registration, you may wish to open an Offshore Business Bank Account. CFS International Formations has a close working relationship with many Offshore Banks, and only work with those who meet our high standards of confidentiality, has a high reputation and offers a wide range of banking services which we believe will best suit your requirements.
To apply for an Offshore Bank Account, you will need to comply with the identification requirements. The bank must ensure they are complying with the authorities, as this will help to reduce the chances of Money Laundering.
Listed below are the accounts we are able to offer you for your St Vincent and The Grenadines Company Formation:
Why Form a Company in St Vincent and the Grenadines?
A St Vincent and The Grenadines company registration is ideal if you are looking for an inexpensive and easy to manage international business company. The company is not required to file any annual returns with the government of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The company can be administrated from anywhere in world and although financial records and a seal must be kept this can be at the physical address of the director (manager) and not at an address in the St Vincent and the Grenadines.
The information on the beneficial owner of the company is confidential and is not required to be submitted to the registrar. St Vincent and the Grenadines offer a stable government and political system based on the English model. Their final court of appeal is the Privy Council based in London.
Tax Information for your St Vincent and The Grenadines Company Registration
A great benefit of a St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation is that all LLC's are exempt from paying local taxes and stamp duties for twenty years from incorporation.
None resident shareholders (member) of a St Vincent and the Grenadines company registration are exempt from all income taxes, capital gains taxes and corporate taxes in St Vincent and the Grenadines.
All company names for a St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation are required to be in English and abbreviations explained. The name must use one of the following endings ‘LLC or Limited Liability Company’.
Directors (managers), Shareholders (members) and Secretary
Only one director (manager) is required for a St Vincent and the Grenadines company registration. The director (manager) can be an individual or corporate appointment.
Only one shareholder (member) is required and can also be an individual or corporate appointment. The director (manager) and shareholder (member) can be the same person meaning a St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation can be a one person company. There is no requirement for a company secretary.
You are allowed to appoint both Nominee Directors (managers) and Shareholders (members).
There is no fixed limited on the authorised share capital of a St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation. The minimum amount of is 1.00 USD. Not all of the shares need to be issues shares.
The annual requirements for a St Vincent and the Grenadines company is minimal making it a great choice for business owners who require limited paper work.
The government fees must be paid annually and are included in the CFS annual renewal fees.
Also included in the renewal fees is the renewal of the Registered Office and Registered Agent.
Financial records for the company need to be kept up to date but they are not required to be submitted to the St Vincent and the Grenadines company registrar.
There is no requirement to file any corporate audit or tax reports of any kind to the St Vincent and the Grenadines authorities.
Yearly Renewal £549.00
On a yearly basis, a St Vincent and The Grenadines company formation must be renewed with the registered agent and authorities in St Vincent and The Grenadines. Renewing your company ensures that it is kept in good standing with the authorities, and that there are no other accounting requirements for a St Vincent and The Grenadines Company. Any Nominee Officers will require renewing on a yearly basis.
All companies no matter what their incorporation date, are due for renewal on the 31 December each year.
The price for a St Vincent and The Grenadines yearly renewal is £549.00
The following is included in a St Vincent and The Grenadines yearly renewal:
- Registered Agent
- Registered Office
- Government Registration Fees
Discover St Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines is a southern Caribbean nation comprising a main island, St. Vincent, and a chain of smaller islands. With yacht-filled harbours, chic private isles and volcanic landscapes, it’s known for its major sailing destinations such as reef-lined Bequia Island off Admiralty Bay, bordered by white-sand beaches like Princess Margaret. The main island is home to the capital, Kingstown.
We offer many additional services for a St Vincent and The Grenadines company formation.
Our most popular services are listed below and can be ordered whilst you are in the process of your St Vincent and The Grenadines company registration.
If you would like to order a service for a company which has already been formed, please contact us as the prices may vary.
|Additional Services||Price||For more information|
|St Vincent and the Grenadines Offshore Corporate Nominee Director||£655.00||Contact Us|
|St Vincent and the Grenadines Offshore Corporate Nominee Shareholder||£655.00||Contact Us|
|St Vincent and the Grenadines Offshore Power of Attorney (if nominees used)||£265.00||Contact Us|
|St Vincent and the Grenadines Offshore Certificate of Good Standing||£225.00||Contact Us|
Ready-Made Offshore Companies
Ready Made Company is a company which has previously been formed and been stored as a non trading company. By purchasing a Ready Made Company you can:
- Boost your business with an established company
Appear to be a reliable company that has been in business for several years
- Establish Business Relationships Easily
Business and Banking relationship are easily established with an older previously registered company
- Gain Confidence from customers
New and existing clients will feel more confident in dealing with you as your company has a history
- Be Reassured
All our Ready Made Companies are non trading companies, are totally clean and clear of any business debts and liabilities
Please click here to view more information about Offshore Ready-Made Companies and how they may benefit you. You will also be able to view a list of the countries where we can offer Offshore Ready-Made Companies. Unfortunately, the list of company names is always changing due to customer purchases. Therefore, we are unable to provide an exact list of the available company names on our website. To obtain the most recent list of available companies, please contact us.
Why use CFS for your St Vincent and The Grenadines Company Registration
CFS has been dealing with offshore company formations for over 9 years and we pride ourselves on not only the speed in which we can incorporate but also the efficiency of the service we provide.
All work carried out by our specialist teams for your St Vincent and The Grenadines company registration is done with the utmost confidentiality.
Our St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation package includes the registered agent and registered office and we have one of the lowest annual renewal prices.
We also have an easy online order form which can be used for a St Vincent and the Grenadines company registration which reduces the need for lengthy forms to be completed.
Once you place an order you will have a dedicated business administrator who will deal with all the necessary requirements of the St Vincent and the Grenadines company formation on your behalf.
What Identification (Due Diligence) documents are required for each company officer and beneficial owner?
- Certified Passport Copy
- Certified Driving License / National ID Card
- Certified Utility Bill dating within the last 3 months
- Reference Letter from Bank, Lawyer or Accountant
Do I need a registered office in ST.Vincent and the Grenadines?
Yes, you are required to have a registered office in the location you are forming your company and the price of this is included in our formation package and yearly renewal.
Can I have bearer shares?
Bearer shares are permitted but records must be maintained by the company’s Registered Agent of each bearer share certificate in issue and the Registered Agent must maintain custody of bearer share certificates on behalf of the beneficial owner. The beneficial owner is instead provided with a Certificate of Immobilization as proof that the Registered Agent holds the shares in custody on his behalf. Please note additional fees will apply please contact our office for further details.
“Clear, precise information was provided from the start which made the whole process easy to understand. I was surprised how quickly my St Vincent Company was formed. The support I received from my account manager was second to none – thank you CFS”