United Kingdom

Our Commitment

  • Your Company in the UK in 7-10 days.
  • The most competitive price, in complete transparency.
  • Complete confidentiality.
  • A dedicated manager available throughout the year.
  • Your company with a bank account, including eBanking and credit card. Opening by correspondence.

UK company is ideal for:

  • Businessmen 
  • Traders        
  • Commerce over the internet
  • Consultants    
  • Expatriates
  • For the custody of real estate
  • For inheritance purposes  
  • Holding intellectual property rights

Good to know 

UK companies can be used in tandem with an offshore company to enjoy a tax rate of less than 5%. This type of structure is commonly known as an "Agency Company", where an onshore company acts as nominee or agent for an offshore principal. This set-up offers an onshore “face” with all the offshore benefits.

Main Features of an UK Company:

Company TypePrivate Limited Company.
Governing Corporate LegislationUK companies are regulated under the Companies Act 2006. The UK Companies House is the governing authority.
Public RecordsUpon registration of the company, the names of company officers will appear on public record. Nominee officers can be used to avoid the client's name appearing.
Reporting RequirementAccounts and tax filing must be submitted by year-end.
TaxationA tax rate of 21% applies for profits below £300k. Read more.
Standard CurrencyGBP
Time FrameUK has a fast and efficient Registry: it takes only 7-10 days to register a company
StabilityVery stable jurisdiction with an excellent reputation.
Time ZoneConvenient time zone (GMT).
Secretary RequiredYes
Basis of Legal SystemUnder Common Law
Min Directors/ShareholdersMinimum of 1 director/shareholder
Min Registered Capital£1,000
Bearer sharesBearer shares are not permitted


Required Documents:

  • A certified copy of your passport;
  • Proof of address dated less than three months;
  • Bank reference letter;
  • A signed business plan;
  • CV

Note: The Registrar reserves the right to call for additional documents if necessary.

General Information On UK

Companies set up in the United Kingdom have the advantage of a low tax rate (21%) while still being European and being able to have a VAT number.

UK companies can also be used in tandem with an offshore company to reduce the tax rate to less than 5%. This type of structure is commonly known as an "Agency Company". UK company incorporation can usually be processed in 7-10 days.