St. Kitts Nevis Coat-of-Arms

IBCs

St. Kitts Nevis Coat of Arms

Incorporation-Procedure

Part IV of the NBCO deals with the incorporation of IBCs and sets out the guidelines to follow.

The incorporation of a Nevis IBC must be carried out by a duly licensed registered agent. Incorporation may be achieved in twenty-four (24) hours.

1.   The name of the corporation may be reserved. 

2. The registered agent files the Articles of Incorporation with the Registrar of Corporations.

a. The Articles of Incorporation must include the following:

(i)      the name of the corporation;

(ii)    the authenticated translation of the name of the corporation, if it is so registered;

(iii)   a statement that the corporation is incorporated under this Ordinance;

(iv)  the succession of the corporation if other than perpetual;

(v)    the purpose or purposes for which the corporation is incorporated;

(vi)  the name of the registered agent of the corporation;

(vii) the registered office of the corporation in Nevis which shall be the address of its registered agent;

(viii)  the aggregate number of shares which the corporation shall have authority to issue; description and par value if any to be included;

(ix)  if the initial directors are to be named in the Articles of Incorporation, the names and addresses of the persons who are to serve as directors;

(x)  the name and address of each incorporator;

(xi)  The articles must be signed by the incorporator(s), execution of which is to be done in accordance with Section 4.

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Contact Information

 

Financial Services Regulatory Commission, Nevis Branch

P.O. Box 689, Main Street
Charlestown, Nevis
West Indies

Tel: (869) 469 - 1469
Fax: (869) 469 - 7739
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