Paraguay 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 Paraguay Private Limited Company, according to your specifications.

Benefits of a Paraguay Company

  • We offer our clients a reliable company formation service in Paraguay
  • It is not necessary to visit Paraguay to complete your incorporation
  • Our companies incorporation system comply with the Mercantile Registry of Paraguay

Registration Information Required

To incorporate a Paraguay company the following is required for the Mercantile Registry of Paraguay:

  • Proposed Company Name
  • Description of Company Activities
  • Shareholders Details
  • Company Directors Details
  • Paraguay Registered Office Address
  • Amount of Share Capital
  • Passport copy of the shareholders and directors
  • Proof of capital payment - certificate from Venezuelan bank account
  • Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association - which we draft for you

All documents presented before the Mercantile Registry must be signed by a local Paraguay lawyer.

Incorporation documents are published in a local newspaper.

A company incorporation in Paraguay takes approximately one month, with a registration fee equivalent to 1% of the share capital.

Registration at the local Servicio Nacional Integrado de Administracion Aduanera y Tributaria and Registro Unico de Informacion Fiscal to obtain a fiscal number is also required.

Paraguay Company Type

A company is considered a foreign owned company if more than 49% is owned by a foreign national, between 49% and 19.9% owned by a foreign national is a Mixed company and National companies are classified when less than 19.9% is owned by a foreign national.

There are many types of business structure in Paraguay:

  • Limited Liability Company (LLC) (Compalia en comandita. Simple o por acciones) - here the company’s obligations are guaranteed by a given capital, divided into quotas, which cannot be represented by shares or other negotiable instruments
  • Share Capital Corporation (CompaÒia Anonima C.A. or Sociedad Anonima S.A.) - where liability is limited to the amount of capital

The most simple and common form of incorporation in Paraguay is through a Limited Liability Company.

Share Capital

The minimum capital requirement for a company incorporated in Paraguay is BSF 20,000 - €2000.

Company Shareholders

At least two shareholders are required for an incorporation in Paraguay, with no restrictions regarding nationality or residency.

Company Directors

Only one director is required for your Paraguay company, with no restrictions on nationality or residency.

Paraguay Company Name

Company names must be approved and reserved with the Mercantile Registry of Paraguay. We check that your Paraguay company name is acceptable and is not already incorporated with the Mercantile Registry.

Company Incorporation Documents

Once incorporated we provide a set of corporate documents for your Paraguay 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 our corporate folder.

Registered Office

Your company must have a registered office in Paraguay, this is where documents may be legally served - we can provide a registered office in Paraguay.

Paraguay Company Formations

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

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Paraguay Advantages
  • Time - 1 month to incorporate your company
  • Directors - only 1 director of any nationality is necessary for your company
  • Shareholders - only 2 shareholder are required
  • Share Capital - the share capital requirement is BSF 20,000 (€2000)
  • Registered Office - your company requires a registered office in Paraguay, which we can provide
  • Support - using our 20 years experience we guide you throughout every step of the company formation process