Belarus Company Formations

We incorporate limited liability companies in more than 40 countries, our experience and relationship with the companies registry means, we can incorporate your Belarus limited liability companies, according to your specifications.

Company Registration

In order to set up and register a limited company in Belarus, we must complete the following steps:

  • Obtain a certificate from the Ministry of Justice verifying your proposed company name
  • Open a provisional bank account at a Belarusian bank and make a 50% deposit of the proposed funds
  • Obtain notarised copies of certificates of incorporation
  • Prepare a business seal
  • Register with the tax authorities and obtain your tax identification number
  • Have your business seal and signatory card notarised
  • Open a regular bank account

Ministry of Trade Required Information

To incorporate a Belarus company the following is required for the Ministry of Trade of The Republic of Belarus:

  • Proposed Company Name
  • Brief Description of Company Activities
  • Shareholders Details
  • Company Directors Details
  • Share capital information - How much and how it will be paid
  • Company bank account information. both a provisional bank account for share capital and a current business account is necessary
  • Preparation of business seal, which will be issued on completion of incorporation
  • Belarusian Registered Office Address
  • Individuals and representatives of Belarusian companies are required to provide copies of their passports
  • Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association - Which we draft for you
  • Certain Apostille documents may need to be translated into Russian/Belarusian by a Belarusian translator

Belarus Company Type

A Limited Liability Company (Obshchestvo s Ogranichennoy Otvetstvennostyu or OOO) is the most common company in Belarus for foreign investment and has a relatively simple incorporation process.

Share Capital

The minimum share capital required, for companies with foreign investment is €20,000. The share capital must be paid in full within one year of the company registration and the opening of a provisional bank account to hold the share capital is required.

Company Shareholders

A minimum of two and maximum of 50 shareholders are required.

Company Directors

Only one director is required and can be a non-resident. Non-resident can be a director of a company with foreign investments without any additional permits

Belarus Company Name

Prior name approval is required, we check that your Belarus company name is acceptable and is not already incorporated with the Belarus Companies Registry, certain company names are prohibited, such as names suggesting the patronage of any government or country.

Company Incorporation Documents

Once incorporated we provide a set of corporate documents for your Belarus company which, includes the Certificate of Incorporation, Memorandum of Association the Articles of Association and share certificates. Copies of the company incorporation documents are sent via email and the originals from the companies registry are sent to you in a corporate folder. In Belarus it is required for participants to be present for legal authentication of constitutional documents and submission of documents to the Ministry of Trade of The Republic of Belarus.

Registered Office

Your company must have a registered office in Belarus, this is where documents may be legally served - we can provide a registered office in Belarus. A registered office is opened based on a permit issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Shareholder and Director Meetings

it is mandatory for Belarusian companies to hold general meetings for shareholders and directors.

Accounts and Reporting

There are standard accounting and reporting obligations in Belarus which require regular accounting and filing of financial documents and statements. It is also required to hire an accountant prior to opening the company bank accounts.

Belarus Company Formations

We can incorporate your Belarus company, according to your specifications, please complete our enquiry form below:

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Belarus fees to Incorporate
  • Time - 1 month to incorporate your Belarus company
  • Company Formation - ¬£3200
  • Registered Fee - BY Ruble 2,500,000 : ¬£120
  • Registered Office - $2,800 : ¬£2,150
Belarus Advantages
  • Directors - only 1 director of any nationality is necessary for your company
  • Shareholders - a minimum of 2 shareholders are required
  • Share Capital - the share capital requirement is €20,000
  • Registered Office - your company requires a registered office in Belarus and a registered agent, which we can provide
  • Support - using our 20 years experience we guide you throughout every step of the company formation process