Registration of companies & enterprises in New Zealand

Registration of companies & enterprises in New Zealand

The company EXPERT SM assists in the registration of the following types of legal entities in New Zealand (all major cities of New Zealand):

  • LTD (A. Cap. from NZ$ 100, the specified capital is not required to contribute), from 1 founder and 1 Director, there are no residency requirements. If a non-resident owns more than 25% of the Authorized Capital of a new Zealand company, it is necessary to undergo an annual audit and submit additional financial statements.
  • Representative office/branch of a foreign company in New Zealand (A. Cap. is missing)

Documents required for company registration:

  • Completed application form, copies of foreign passports of the Director and founder.
  • If the founders are legal entities, the statutory documents of the company and the decision to establish a subsidiary / representative office will be required*
  • Name of the company to be created


        * – notarized and translated into English Company registration term:

  • LTd-9 work days
  • Representative office / branch of a foreign company in New Zealand-15 work days

EXPERT SM also provides assistance in:

  • bank account opening
  • providing the legal address of the company
  • submission of zero accounting reports
  • audit services, submission of financial statements
  • providing equipped office / secretarial services to the company
  • Obtaining licenses required for the operation of the company according to the laws of New Zealand
  • Provision of nominee Directors (physical or legal person)
  • Provision of nominee founder ( physical person or legal entity) person)
  • Registration Certificate of Good Standing
  • Execution Of The General Power Of Attorney
  • Apostille Registration
  • Amendments to statutory documents


  • Corporate income tax – 33%
  • Personal income tax – up to 39%.