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Key Corporate Features & Document Requirements for Jersey

Updated time: Jan 21, 2016 , 10:51 (UTC+08:00)

Jersey

General
Type of Company Limited
Type of Law Companies Law 1991
Our time to establish a new company 10-14 days
Corporate Taxation 0%
Share capital or equivalent
Standard currency GBP
Minimum paid up 1.00 GBP
Usual authorised 10,000 GBP
Directors
Minimum number One
Local required No
Publicly accessible records No
Shareholders
Minimum number One
Publicly accessible records No
Accounts
Audit requirements No
Requirements to file accounts No
Publicly accessible accounts No
Other
Requirement to file annual return Yes
Change in domicile permitted Yes

Required Documents to register the company:

  • Notarized copy of Director(s) - Shareholder(s) Passport.
  • Notarized Copy of Director(s) - Shareholder(s) Address Passport not older than 3 months
  • Proposal company name*
  • Description of the proposed company's activities

* Use of the word “International” in a name is restricted and is to be used only by companies of stature, trading internationally. In addition the minimum share capital requirement of companies using the word “International” is:

§ First word of name - £1,000,000

§ Second word of name - £250,000

§ Third word of name - £100,000


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