Anguilla Offshore Company Formation


The International Company Act and The Limited Liability Company Act were implemented in 2000.


1. Only one director or shareholder required for the company formation.

2. Shareholder(s) and director(s) may be the same person.

3. The shareholder(s) and director(s) can be a natural person or a corporate body.

4. There is no requirement of appointing local shareholder(s) and director(s) for Anguilla Companies.

5. There is no requirement of resident secretary.

Shares and Capital Requirements
Shares can be issued with or without par value;
Shares may be issued in any recognisable currency or in more than one recognisable currency approved by the Registrar;
Shares may be paid up in cash or through the transfer of other assets or for other consideration;
There is no minimum or maximum share capital required.

IBC Taxation
An IBC which does no business in Anguilla shall not be subject to any corporate tax, income tax, withholding tax, capital gains tax or other like taxes based upon or measured by assets or income originating outside Anguilla or in matters of company administration which may occur in Anguilla.

Offshore Company Providers

AXAOffshore Management Limited
Provides corporate services to corporate and private international clients.

Benjamine Group of Companies
Provide services in business formation, offshore financial services, asset protection & offshore legal services.

C.E.G. Limited
Provide services such as incorporation, registered office and management services.

Counsel Limited
Provides company management services as well as professional accounting, corporate & management services.

First Anguilla Trust Company Limited
Professional trust and company management, fund administration, captive insurance management, banking.

Meridian Corporate Services Ltd
Provides corporate and business services.

OBN Limited
Provides offshore companies formation and incorporation, company management and other supplementary services.

Stott & Company Limited
Provides services in company formation and administration.

The Professional Services Group
Offers Company Formation services for both local companies and IBC's. Also offers other professional services.

Background Facts
Anguilla is a British overseas territory in the Caribbean. It is one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, lying east of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and directly north of Saint Martin.

Population: 15,094 (2011)
Capital: The Valley
Dialing code: 264
Currency: East Caribbean dollar
Exchange control:
There are no Foreign Exchange controls, and the US dollar circulates freely throughout the economy. Bank accounts can be maintained in US dollars in either personal or corporate savings accounts, checking accounts, CD's, or other investment instruments.
Government: Parliamentary system, Dependent territory, Constitutional monarchy
Official language: English Language
Legal System:
Common law based on the English model

Corporate Legislation Acts: (.PDF Downloads)
The Companies Act 2000.
International Business Companies Act 2000.
The Limited Parthership Act 2000.
The Limited Liability Company Act 2000.