Bermuda Company Formation


Offshore Bermuda. Bermuda Offshore Company Formation

KGN specializes in Bermuda company registration and opening bank accounts.

Bermuda Offshore Company – Overview

Principal Corporate Legislation

The Companies Act 1981 as amended.

Type of Law


Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents


Type of Entity for International Trade, Investment & Tax Planning

Bermuda Exempted Company.

Bermuda Exepmted Company – Key Facts

Share Capital

Standard authorised share capital is US$12,000. Minimum paid up share capital is US$1.

Classes of Share Available

Registered shares, preference shares, redeemable shares and shares with or without voting rights.

Bearer Shares

Not permitted.

Restrictions on Trading

A Bermuda offshore company cannot trade within Bermuda. Banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, fund management, collective investment schemes, trust management, trusteeship business provision are not permitted.

Registered Agent Required

Each Bermuda Offshore Company must have a Licenced Registered Agent in Bermuda.

Registered Office Required

Each Bermuda Offshore Company must have a Registered Office in Bermuda, provided by a Licenced Registered Agent.


A Bermuda Company requires a minimum of one director. There must always be sufficient Bermuda resident directors to form a quorum in Bermuda. Non-Bermuda directors may be appointed. Corporate directors are not permitted.


A Bermuda Company requires a minimum of one shareholder.

Publicly Accessible Records


Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors


Location of Meetings of Directors and Shareholders


Personal Presence Required




Double Taxation Treaty Access


Requirements to File Accounts


Requirement to File Annual Return


Audit Requirements


Exchange Control


Language of Name


Restricted Words

Words such as “Assurance”, “Bank”, “Building Society”, “Royal”, “Trust Company”, “Trustee Company” etc. will require justification.

Name of a Company

The words “Limited” or “Ltd” must be part of the name of every Bermuda company.

Time to Incorporate

Two to three weeks.

Why Choose KGN ?

We’ve been helping business owners since 1996

Incorporating your business is our focus

We make a complex process fast and easy

We work closely with Companies Registries to guarantee our service

Fastest offshore companies & accounts – Most competitive pricing worldwide

Services related Offshore Bermuda

KGN provides the following services related Offshore Bermuda:

Bermuda Company Formation

Registered Office and Agent Services in Bermuda

New Zealand Company Secretarial Services

Nominee Shareholder / Nominee Director

Opening of Bank Accounts

Full Bermuda Company Administration Services

Mailing Address in Bermuda

Trademark Registration

Yacht Registration

Bermuda – General Information

Location: North America, group of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, east of South Carolina (US).

Area: total: 54 sq km, land: 54 sq km, water: 0 sq km. … 

Natural resources: Limestone, pleasant climate fostering tourism.
Population: 370,864 (July 2017 est.).

Capital: Hamilton.

Time Zone: UTC-4.

Languages: English (official), Portuguese.

Dependency status: Overseas territory of the UK.

Government type: Parliamentary democracy (Parliament); self-governing overseas territory of the UK.

Legal system: English common law.

International organization participation: Caricom (associate), ICC (NGOs), Interpol (subbureau), IOC, ITUC (NGOs), UPU, WCO.

Economy: International business, which consists primarily of insurance and other financial services, is the real bedrock of Bermuda’s economy, consistently accounting for about 85% of the island’s GDP. Tourism is the country’s second largest industry, accounting for about 5% of Bermuda’s GDP but a much larger share of employment. Even the financial sector has lost roughly 5,000 high-paying expatriate jobs since 2008, weighing heavily on household consumption and retail sales. Bermuda must import almost everything and the government continues to work on attracting foreign investment. Still, Bermuda enjoys one of the highest per capita incomes in the world. 

Currency: Bermudian dollar (BMD).

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Requirement to File Annual Return

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