1. What criteria needs to be met to set up a company in the UK?
At least one director/shareholder (no restriction on nationality)
All the shareholders must be over 16-year old
At least £1 registered capital
An address for the company (if you don’t have a UK address, we can provide one)
2. What documents do I need to provide?
Registration application form
Director/Shareholder’s identification or passport copy
Investment proportion (£1 - £1 million)
You need to register CT account with HMRC within 3 months of your company registration. Please contact us for related information.
3. Company Registration Procedure
Provide company name for registration (Chinese or English)
Check company name availability (result will be received within 24 hours)
Sign the attorney letter for registration
Pay for registration fee
Receive registration documents after 5-8 working days
Assist you with opening the company account
4. What services can we provide?
Open a UK bank account
UK company address
Virtual office function, letter reception
5. Company Types
Private Limited Company – the most common type
Contractor – applies to freelance workers
Private Limited Company by Guarantee - profit organisations such as clubs and sports associations.
Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) - accountancy or law firms
The above information and calculations are for illustrative purposes only. No liability is accepted by O’Brien S & Co Ltd for any actions or losses from investment in reliance on the information and calculations. Consult a qualified professional financial advisor before making any financial decisions.
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