Your Incorporation Guide

 

Information and Documents Required to Incorporate a Company

  1. The proposed name of the company
  2. The proposed address of the registered office in Guyana
  3. The classes and any maximum number of shares that the Company is authorized to issue
  4. Registration of shares, if any
  5. Number (or minimum/maximum) of Directors
  6.  Restrictions on business the company may carry out, if any
  7. The names, addresses, occupations and signatories of incorporators
  8. The names and addresses of Directors and Secretary

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Information and Documents Required to Register a Foreign or “External” Firm

  1. The name of the company
  2. The jurisdiction within which the company was incorporated
  3. The date of its incorporation
  4. The manner in which it was incorporated
  5. The particulars of its corporate instruments
  6. The period, if any, fixed by its corporate instruments for the duration of the company
  7. The extent, if any, to which the liability of the shareholders/members of the company is limited
  8. The undertaking that the company will carry out in Guyana
  9. The date on which the company intends to commence its undertakings in Guyana
  10. The authorized, subscribed and paid-up or stated capital of the company and the shares that the company is authorized to issue and their nominal or par value, if any
  11. The full address of the registered or head office of the companies outside Guyana
  12. The full address of the principal office of the company in Guyana
  13. The full names, addresses and occupations of the directors of the company

 

Company Registration Fees

Company Registration    Fees
Share capital fee – G$1 to G$500,000  G$25,000
– Greater than G$500,000 6 percent of share capital
Duty on share capital 0.5 percent of share capital
Certificate of Incorporation G$30,000
Notice of Directors G$800
Notice of Secretary G$800
Declaration of Compliance G$800
Changes to any of the above G$800
   
External Company Registration Fees
Share capital fee – G$1 to G$1 million G$80,000
– G$ 1 million to G$3 million G$150,000
– Greater than G$3 million G$300,000
   
Changing Share Capital Fees
Share capital fee – Up to G$10 million 2 percent of additional share capital
– Greater than G$10 million 1 percent of additional share capital
Duty on share capital 0.5 percent of share capital
Certificate of Increased Capital G$800
Resolution G$800