Set up a new company

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Our fast, simple process

It is easy to start your business in CARIFTZ

Whether you want to set up a new company or simply establish a wholly owned subsidiary in Caribbean Free Trade Zone, we make the process as quick, easy and clear as possible.
Our friendly team of experts will guide you through every step, to get you up and running fast.

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Process

  • 1
    EXPRESS YOUR INTEREST
    Decide on your license type and business activities. Learn what documents you need and understand the costs involved.
  • 2
    SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION
    Complete the application form, pay the initial application fees and submit your application. Caribbean Free Trade Zone will complete the company name reservation, management and compliance approval.
  • 3
    PAY, SIGN & SUBMIT YOUR DOCUMENTS
    Next, pay the registration and license fees and sign the legal documents.
  • 4
    CHOOSE YOUR SUITABLE OFFICE SOLUTION
    Finally, sign and submit the relevant documents for your new office space. After all Caribbean Free Trade Zone will issue your E-License, so you will be ready to do business in Caribbean Free Trade Zone.
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What you will need

  • NLINE PRE - APPROVAL APPLICATION FORM
  • COPY OF YOUR PASSPORT
  • PROOF OF RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS IN COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE
  • NO OBJECTION CERTIFICATE FROM SPONSOR
  • SUMMARY OF BUSINESS PLAN FOR CERTAIN ACTIVITIES
  • COPIES OF PARENT COMPANY DOCUMENTS
    Required if setting up a subsidiary
  • THIRD-PARTY APPROVALS FOR CERTAIN REGULATED BUSINESS ACTIVITIES
  • DETAILS OF AN OFFICE ADDRESS IN CARIFTZ
    Required after your company has been registered.

Office solutions

A wide range of office options to suit all your needs

The right kind of office space and environment are essential ingredients to ensure your business thrives. Whatever your particular requirements, we offer a wide range of options and the flexibility to meet the needs of your business.

Our offices are all well-equipped for global commerce, with Wi-Fi, access to meeting rooms, support services and all utilities available as standard.

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Procedure

The formation of an IBC can be carried out by a local resident agent, such as an accountant, attorney or trust company. Formation can be achieved in as little as 24 hours and involves the following:

1、The resident agent must submit a request for a name approval . The name should reflect the corporate purpose of the company.

2、Once the request is approved, a copy of the approval is faxed to the resident agent .

3、The resident agent must then submit the following documents in triplicate:

Articles of Incorporation which must include the following:

The approved name of the proposed corporation;

particulars on the registered office and resident agent;

The authorized number of shares (at least 1).

The number of directors (at least 1).

Arestriction to corporate purpose clause, and

The signatures of two incorporators one of whom must be a practicing attorney in Antigua and Barbuda .

Application for International Business Charter which must be consistent with the Articles of Incorporation.

Tice of change of registered office/agent

Notice of Directors

By-laws (optional).

4、A Certificate of Incorporation is issued.

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