Gibraltar Company Formation


Gibraltar Company Formation. Gibraltar Offshore Company. Gibraltar Company Registration.

KGN specializes in Gibraltar Company Formation and opening of offshore bank accounts.
We offer free consultation. We are very experienced Company Formation Agents

Gibraltar Company Formation – Overview

Principal Corporate Legislation

The Companies Ordinance 1984 as amended.

Type of Law


Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents


Type of Entity for International Trade, Investment & Tax Planning


Key Facts

Share Capital

Standard authorised share capital is GBP 2,000 divided in to 2,000 shares of GBP 1 each. Minimum paid up share capital is GBP 1.

Classes of Share Available

Registered shares, shares of no par value, bearer shares, preference shares, redeemable shares and shares with or without voting rights.

Bearer Shares


Restrictions on Trading

Cannot trade within Gibraltar. Banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, fund management, collective investment schemes, trust management, trusteeship business provision are not permitted.

Registered Office Required

Yes, must be maintained in Gibraltar.


The minimum number of directors is one. Director can be of any nationality and need not be resident in Gibraltar. Corporate directors are permitted.


The minimum number of shareholders is one.


Yes, must be resident in Gibraltar.

Publicly Accessible Records


Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors


Location of Meetings of Directors and Shareholders

Anywhere, except Gibraltar.

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”, “Trustee” etc. will require justification.

Name of a Company

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

Time to Incorporate

Two weeks.

Gibraltar Company Formation Prices

Gibraltar Company Formation Package Includes:

Company Name Check

Initial Business Approval

Preparation of Application Documents

Company Registration Fee

Registered Office Address for 1 year

Secretarial Services for 1 year

Government filing fee

Certificate of Incorporation

Memorandum & Articles of Association

Minutes of first meeting appointing the director(s)

Share Certificate(s)

Register of shareholders

Register of directors

Starting at: $2490

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


KGN provide the following services in Gibraltar:

Offshore Company Formation

Registered Office Services

Secretarial Services

Nominee Shareholder/Nominee Director

Offshore Bank Accounts

Full Administration Services

Mailing Address

Virtual Office

Book Keeping & Audit

Trademark Registration

Yacht Registration

Gibraltar – General Information

Location: Southwestern Europe, bordering the Strait of Gibraltar, which links the Mediterranean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, on the southern coast of Spain.

Area: total: 6.5 sq km, land: 6.5 sq km, water: 0 sq km. …

Natural resources: None.
Population: 29,396 (July 2017 est.).

Capital: Gibraltar.

Time Zone: UTC+1.

Languages: English (used in schools and for official purposes), Spanish, Italian, Portuguese.

Dependency status: Overseas territory of the UK.

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

Legal system: The laws of the UK, where applicable, apply.

International organization participation: ICC (NGOs), Interpol (subbureau), UPU.

Economy: elf-sufficient Gibraltar benefits from an extensive shipping trade, offshore banking, and its position as an international conference center. Tax rates are low to attract foreign investment. The British military presence has been sharply reduced and now contributes about 7% to the local economy, compared with 60% in 1984. In recent years, Gibraltar has seen major structural change from a public to a private sector economy, but changes in government spending still have a major impact on the level of employment. The financial sector, tourism (over 11 million visitors in 2012), gaming revenues, shipping services fees, and duties on consumer goods also generate revenue. The financial sector, tourism, and the shipping sector contribute 30%, 30%, and 25%, respectively, of GDP. Telecommunications, e-commerce, and e-gaming account for the remaining 15%.

Currency: Gibraltar pound (GIP).

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