As company incorporation agents our experience and relationship with the Companies Registry, which is part of the Financial Services Commission means, we can obtain registry copies of company documents and conduct comprehensive Jersey company searches.
The Jersey Registrar of Companies is part of the Jersey Financial Services Commission.
The Jersey Company Search is a summary of the latest information filed at Financial Services Commission, confirms the existence of the company and provides further company details disclosed by the company.
We can conduct searches at the Jersey registry on any Jersey registered company under the Companies Act 1991.
The contents of a Jersey company search report include:
The search report will be ordered from Companies Registry and is delivered by email in 2 - 4 days.
We can supply a Certificate of Good Standing issued by the Registrar of Companies, confirms the company has a status of Good Standing with the registry and is up to date with the statutory filing requirements. If the Jersey company is in Good Standing with the registry, we can provide an electronic certificate of Good Standing by email.
On the certificate the Registrar of Companies certifies that the private company was incorporated in Jersey under the Companies (Jersey) Law 1991.The certificate includes the company name, registration date, registration number and the registered office of the private company. The certificate of good standing contains a authentication ID which can be validated at the registry.
Certain company information, such as financial statements, meeting minutes and company registers, must be submitted to the Jersey Companies Registry. However, this information is kept confidential at the Registry and is not available for public inspection.
Accounts of private companies do not have to be filed with the Jersey Financial Services Commission. There are no requirements to have company accounts audited.
Companies are obliged to keep shareholder and director registers, which must also be filed with the Companies Registry. These documents are not available for public inspection.
The Jersey Certificate of Incorporation is issued by the Financial Services Commission and 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.
We can provide copies of the Memorandum of Association which includes, the company name, registered office, registered agent, business activities, share capital the company is authorised to issue, objects and powers of the Jersey company.
Please complete our enquiry form, so we can assist with your company documents requirements.
There are a few different types of company available in Jersey;
The most common form of company formation is through a Private Limited Company, which offers limited liability to its founders, is simple to incorporate and places no restriction upon activities.
There is no minimum share capital requirements for a company incorporation in Jersey and share capital may be expressed in any currency.
A company in Jersey is required to have a minimum of two shareholders, with no restrictions placed upon nationality or residency. The maximum number of shareholders is 30, unless the Jersey Financial Services Commission allows otherwise in certain circumstances.
Companies in Jersey require only one director, with no restrictions placed on nationality or residency. Detailed information on the directors must be submitted to the Financial Services Department and is kept confidential.
The name of Private Limited Company in Jersey must end with Limited, Ltd, SARL or avec Responsabilité Limitée.