Business Structure

Setting up a company to operate a business can be a complex and time-consuming process in order to protect your assets. We are there from the outset and we work with you in the spirit of establishing a long-term partnership so we remain with you throughout the life cycle of your company.

Our service includes:

Company formation and secretarial service

Company formation

  • Advising, from a corporate secretarial perspective, on the initial set-up and the form an entity could take
  • Establishing the optimal corporate structure and arranging for incorporation or registration of legal entities
  • Providing advice on licensing requirements and regulatory approvals, e.g. securities, export registration
  • Outlining basic labour law requirements
  • Preparing a first draft of local employment contracts for consideration
  • Advising on other basic compliance requirements

Compliance

  • Conducting health checks and reviews of statutory books and producing detailed reports with recommendations for further action
  • Maintaining statutory records and completing ongoing secretarial compliance tasks
  • Providing a registered office and nominee shareholder service (location specific)
  • Facilitating corporate changes such as a change of director or corporate secretary, a company name change, change of auditor, transfer of shareholdings, increase in capital, alteration to constitutional documents or a change in bank signing arrangements
  • Conducting company searches

Talk to us today, and let us assist you, call +64 9 522 2288 or email enquiry@charteredaccountants.nz.