Shelf companies are legal entities established by a provider and transferred to any interested businessmen. Acquiring a Croatian shelf company allows you to skip the lengthy registration and incorporation process. Also known as ready-made company, this type of entity offers you an operational bank account and the opportunity to start business immediately. If you want to buy a shelf company, our experts in company incorporation in Croatia can assist you throughout the entire process.
If you want to invest in the Croatian economy and thought about buying a shelf company, there are several advantages that this type of business entails:
• Time efficiency – you save the time which would have been consumed with incorporating a new company;
• Improving your company's image – a shelf company shows longevity and enhances your image with customers and lenders;
• Easier access to banking – the company has a non trading certificate confirming that it is free of debts, judgments or liabilities;
• Easy transfer of ownership rights – according to the Company Act in Croatia, you choose the directors of the shelf company when the transfer process is done;
• Faster access to government contract biding – the Croatian laws require that a company should be in business for a specified length of time before signing contracts with the local authorities.
If you want to start business immediately, our Croatian specialists in company registration can provide you with a wide range of shelf companies for you to choose.
If you decide to buy a shelf company in Croatia, these are the steps to consider:
• Find a local incorporation company and provide them with detailed information about the type of company you need. You can do this remotely or by an appointment;
• Send to the company's representatives a copy of your valid documents (passport or a government issued ID). These documents have to be notarized before sending them. Non-EU citizens have to notarize these papers by the local Croatian consulate;
• Pay the advance pro forma invoice the incorporation company sends you;
• Sign the corporate documents that the Croatian company formation company sends you.
If you want to buy a shelf company in Croatia, feel free to contact our specialists in company registration for a personalized offer.