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Japan Company Search Report

We are able to conduct a search on any company registered in Japan

The most common form of company in Japan is a Kabushiki Kaisha company (KK) which, is a limited liability company.

The Kabushiki Kaisha is similar to a USA Corporation and a Goudou Kaisha is similar to a USA Limited Liability Company

  • Company Search fee: £260
  • Expedite fee: £60

A Japanese company search report is delivered by email in 5 – 7 business days.

Japan Companies Registry

We can provide a search report from the Japan Companies Registry with the latest information on the target company.

Contents of a Japan Company Search Report

  • Incorporation details including date and registration number
  • Current company status at the Japan Companies Registry

Japanese Company Directors

Only one director is required for a Kabushiki Kaisha company.

A Japanese Resident is mandatory for the Japanese company.

A director of a Japanese company needs to possess residence status and be a Japanese national, with a working visa and permanent residence in Japan.

Registered Office

Your Japan company must have a registered office, which must be a physical address in Japan. The registered office is where documents may be legally served on the company.


Only one shareholder of any nationality is required and the names of shareholders are filed at the companies registry.

Japan Company Search example