Limited Sirketi Incorporation

Trade Registry Office

We will submit the incorporation form, commitment letter and the chamber registration statement to the Trade Registry Office, along with:

  • Three copies of an establishment notification form
  • Three copies of the notarised Articles of Association
  • Petition and Form
  • Notarised Signature Declarations
  • Bank deposit receipt from the Competition Authority Account (0.04% of the company’s capital)
  • An undertaking (taahhütname) signed by the authorised company representatives
  • Notarised passports of company shareholders and directors

The Commercial Registry Office will notify the Tax Office and District Employment Office about the company incorporation and an announcement will be made in the Turkish Trade Gazette within 10 days.

The Registry Office will then notifies the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, Directorate of the Social Security Institution of the incorporation in order to obtain a social security number from the Social Security Administration office.

Notary certifies the legal books

A notary must certify the legal books the day they register the company with the Commercial Registry. The notary public will notify the Tax Office about the commercial book certification.

Registration to the Chamber of Commerce

We will register your Turkish company with the Chamber of Commerce.

Turkey Company Formations - Limited Sirket (LS)

Our standard Turkey Company incorporation package includes all necessary documents:

  • Directors - only one director of any nationality is necessary for your company
  • Shareholders - Turkish Commercial Code allows limited liability companies to consist of only 1 shareholder

Turkey LS Company Formation

Company Incorporation: Limited Sirket (LS)

  • Reserving your Company Name
  • Prepare your Company Registration Forms
  • Drafting Articles of Association
  • Principal Statutes Notarial fees
  • Notarising incorporation documents: - Articles of Association (three copies, each of 10 pages)
  • Registration fee of Chamber of Commerce
  • Government fee
  • Consumer fund (0.4%)
  • Certification of the Company Commercial Books approval (Journal, Ledger, Case book, Inventory book)
  • Signature declarations of company managers (two, each with five signatures). First managers signature & additional managers signature
  • Registration of the company at the Trade Registry and its announcement in the Commercial Registration Gazette
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Company Statutes
  • Two months Accountancy service to enable Tax Registration
  • All documents and certificates supplied in a professional folder
  • Delivery of documents by FedEx / DHL courier

Our Complete Incorporation Service includes

  • Drafting and Notarising company Articles of Association
  • Drafting and Notarising of Power of Attorney if required
  • Preparation of Letter of Commitment
  • Preparation of Petition and Form
  • Submission of all company documents to the Trade Registry Office
  • Obtaining an office lease contract or arranging a registered office address for your business
  • Notarising the company's legal book
  • Registering your company with the Chamber of Commerce
  • Notification to the Under Secretariat of Treasury, Foreign Investment General Directorate
  • Application submission to the Ministry of Industry and Trade
  • Notarisation of the Signature Circular
  • Registering your company with the Tax Office
  • Submission of all documentation to the Trade Registry

File the incorporation notice at the Trade Registry Office

We will submit the incorporation notice form, commitment letter and chamber registration statement to the Trade Registry Office. For each individual shareholder who is not a Turkish citizen a passport copy.

Require for the Trade Registry Office:

  • Three copies of an establishment notification form
  • Three copies of the notarised Articles of Association
  • Bank deposit receipt from the Competition Authority Account (0.04% of the company’s capital)
  • An undertaking (taahhütname) signed by the authorised company representatives
  • For each person authorised to represent the founders of the limited liability company, two copies of their signature(s)

The accountant will apply for the tax identification plaque from the local tax office and a social security number from the relevant Social Security Administration office. Two months accountancy service are included in our service to enable Tax Registration.

Turkey Company Name

We check that your company name is acceptable and is not already incorporated with the Turkish Companies Registry.

Registered Office

Your Turkish company must have a registered office, which must be a physical address in Turkey. The registered office is where documents may be legally served on the company. We provide this registered office service in Turkey.

Company Directors and Shareholders

  • Directors and Shareholders may be of any nationality
  • The names of directors and shareholders are filed at the companies registry
  • There is no requirement to appoint a Turkish resident director
  • Shareholders can be either corporations or individuals

Registration to Tax Office

Turkish regulations require an office space for the company. Accordingly you either need to obtain an office lease contract yourself or use our services. This office address should be registered with the tax office on the same day or before the registration date. A tax registration number is received and legal books are certified by a Public Notary.

The rent contract certified by the Notary Public as well as the notarised Circular of Signatory will be submitted to the related Tax Office.

Registration to the ICOC

In Turkey, it is a statutory obligation for private entities to be a member of a Chamber Of Commerce. When we incorporate your Turkish company we will register it with the relevant Chamber of Commerce (Ticaret Odasi) - Normally this will be the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ICOC).

Company Formation Price
Company Incorporation: Limited Sirket (LS) - 10 days
  • Reserving your Company Name with Ticaret Odasi
  • Prepare your Company Registration Forms
  • Drafting Articles of Association
  • Principal Statutes Notarial fees
  • Notarial Passport Translation
  • Preparing Power of Attorney and Notarial Fees
  • Notarising incorporation documents: - Articles of Association
  • Government fee
  • Consumer fund (0.4%)
  • Certification of the Company Commercial Books approval (Journal, Ledger, Case book, Inventory book)
  • Signature declarations of company managers
  • Registration of the company at the Trade Registry and its announcement in the Commercial Registration Gazette
  • Registering your company with Ticaret Odasi (Chamber of Commerce)
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Includes 3 months virtual/registered office
  • Company Statutes
  • All documents and certificates supplied in a professional folder
  • Delivery of documents by FedEx / DHL courier
€5900
Company Administration & Registered Office (required) €3100
Assistance with opening a Bank Account in Turkey €600

Annual Renewal Fees

 
Provision of the Registered Office and Registered Agent in Turkey
  • Compliance with local domicile requirements
  • Ensuring that your Company is kept in good standing through payment of Annual Government Fee and filing of annual documents
  • Annual membership in the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce TL 100
  • Annual Government Fee declared by the Ministry of Finance
€3100

Turkey Company Formations

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