As company incorporation agents our experience and relationship with the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry who administer access to the Commercial Companies Register means, we can obtain registry copies of company documents and conduct comprehensive Curaçao company searches.
We can provide certified copies of Curacao company documents held at the company register, an Apostille service can also be provided on certified copies of Curacao company documents issued by the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The Curaçao Company Search is a summary of the latest information from the Commercial and Foundations Register. It confirms the existence of the company and provides further company details disclosed to the registry by the company.
The contents of a Curaçao company search report include:
Submitting of annual accounts is only compulsory for larger companies in Curaçao so, these will only be included in the company search where available.
It is not mandatory to register shareholder information with the Commercial Register. These details are only included in the search if filed at the registry.
The search report confirms the corporation is duly registered with the Commercial Register held by the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry and that the corporation still exist under the laws of Curaçao.
The search report will be ordered from the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry and delivered by email in 2 - 3 days.
Companies have a legal obligation to maintain certain company registers, we can provide details of the registered company directors for Curacao companies. These details where available are included in the company search we can provide.
In Curacao the identity of shareholders is kept private and the shareholder register is not available publicly, therefore, a Curaçao company search will not be able to provide information on company.
We can supply a historical excerpt from the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry. This document from the registry will include changes of the directors since the date of incorporation.
The Curaçao historical company excerpt includes:
The document is stamped and signed by the Head of the Commercial Register at the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce.
The Curacao Certificate of Incorporation is issued by the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry. we can provide a registry copy of the company incorporation certificate which includes the company name, company number, date of incorporation and states that a company is incorporated under the relevant companies acts.
Under the local law the Chamber of Commerce does not issue certificates of Good Standing but, can instead provide a declaration stating that the company exists and is duly registered with the Commercial Register according to local law. The Curaçao Chamber of Commerce and Industry is governed by the Ordinance of 1944.
We can provide a Declaration issued by the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry confirming the Curaçao company is registered and up to date with it's statutory filing requirements.
In the Declaration the Chamber certifies that the Curaçao company located at its registered address, was incorporated and is duly registered, entered under the following registration number and still exist under the laws of Curaçao.
The Besloten Vennootschap company is similar to the Naamloze Vennootschap, the key features are:
There are no requirements to file annual returns for Curaçao BV companies.
There is no minimum share capital requirement for a BV company. A BV company can only issue registered shares, and the company must keep a register of the shares and the capital may be expressed in any currency.
Only one shareholder is required with no restrictions placed on their nationality or residency, and can be an individual or corporate shareholder. The identity of shareholders is not disclosed and the shareholder register is not open for public inspection.
Only one director is required for a Curacao company and at least one director must be resident in Curacao.
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