Foreign investors who want to set up a company in New Zealand have several choices. The most common ones are registering new companies with the Trade Register or buying other companies. The second option is preferred by those interested in starting to do business on the New Zealand market as soon as possible.
Most of the times, they will buy New Zealand ready-made or shelf companies. Below, our company formation agents in New Zealand explain how to purchase a shelf company in this country.
Shelf companies in New Zealand have the following characteristics:
Our New Zealand company formation consultants can guide foreign investors who want to buy shelf companies. We can also help with due diligence procedures, as this is often recommended when buying a ready-made company.
Foreigners who want to purchase New Zealand shelf companies must follow the steps described below:
Our company registration advisors in New Zealand can help with the changes that can be made to a shelf company.
Shelf companies are quite cheap in New Zealand and they offer a fast start when it comes to doing business in this country. It is also easier to apply for loans with local banks through a shelf company.
For more information on the advantages of shelf companies or assistance in buying one, please contact our representatives in New Zealand.