User Guide No. 1 Introduction Who can Form a Company Decisions Prior to Incorporation Step 1: Choose available name Step 2: Registered Office Step 3: Memorandum and Articles Step 4: Directors and Shareholders Applying to the Registrar Fees

BVI Financial Services Commission User Guide No. 1 - Incorporating a Company Limited by Shares

Fees

The fees for incorporating a company limited by shares are as follows:

Where the company is authorised to issue less than 50,000 shares - $350.00

Where the company is authorised to issue more than 50,000 shares - $1,100.00

Where the company is authorised to issue an unlimited number of shares -  $1,100.00

A company will also have to pay an annual fee of the same amount, commencing in the year after its incorporation. The annual fee is payable:

Note that the incorporation and annual fees for a company that is authorised to issue bearer shares, whether or not the company actually issues any bearer shares, are significantly higher than those stated above.