How to register a Limited company in Kenya.

How to register a Limited company in Kenya.
we encourage you to establish a viable business in Kenya. Any member of the public, local or foreign, may establish a business in Kenya without any restrictions. Local business owners and foreign nationals may freely establish a business in Kenya without any restrictions.
Process for registration of a company in Kenya.

  1. Name Search. The proposes company name has to be searched and reserved by the registrar of companies.
  2. Execution of forms CR1, CR2, CR8 and statement of Nominal capital. Once the name is approved and reserved. The company registration forms are executed and signed by the subscribers and directors of the company.
  3. Application for registration. – The application forms are then launched with the Registrar for registration.
  4. Registration and issuance of certificate of Incorporation.
  5. PIN application
    Requirements for registration of a limited company in Kenya.
    To register a company in Kenya. The following are required.
    Proposed name of company.
    Nature of business and objectives of the company..
    Names of the Directors of the company.
    Names of the shareholders if different from the directors.
    Contact information of the directors and shareholders – Email address, Telephone number, postal address and residential addresses.
    Scans of Passport bio data and passport photo of directors and shareholders.
    Nominal capital and division if shares.
    Proposed physical address of the company.
    Proposed name of company.
    “After reservation of the proposed company name. We prepare the company registration forms viz, CR1, CR2, CR8 and STATEMENT OF NIMINAL CAPITAL and submit the same for registration.”
    We also provide a whole range of post registration services to our clients.
    Foreign director PIN
    Company PIN
    Bank account processing
    A PIN is a tax registration certificate required by persons and corporations to open bank accounts, get a least, single business permits etc. A client company is required to apply for a PIN to open a corporate account with a local or foreign bank. The application is processed by local or foreign bank and the certificate is usually issued within 10 days of application. The client company should submit the application with all the required documents to the company registration agent. The company registration agent should prepare the necessary documents and submit them to the registrar of companies for registration of the company. The registrar of companies will issue a certificate of incorporation to the company and that will be presented to the bank to open the bank account. The bank will then issue a letter of authority to the company.

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