advantages of company formation in Bahrain

Company formation in Bahrain is a lucrative option for businesspeople belonging to the trade sector as it boasts of major trade routes in the Persian Gulf. Additionally, it is known for its advanced transport and communication facilitates and is home to diverse multinational firms. Major economic activities include oil, aluminum production, construction and finance.

  • It is well connected to the rest of the Middle East

  • Outstanding business infrastructure

  • It is cost-efficient

  • 100% foreign ownership

  • No corporate and personal income tax

requirement to open a company


  • Minimum 2 Shareholders (any nationality)
  • Minimum 2 Director (any nationality)
  • Registered Office Address
  • Minimum Share Capital Requirement of BHD 20,000


  • Company registration application form
  • Copy of Memorandum of Association
  • Copy of Articles of Association
  • Capital Deposit certificate
  • Financial auditor’s report or evaluation letter for in-kind capital
  • Certified copy of Passport with visa pages
  • Copy of CPR of Bahraini partners
  • Certified Original Bank reference letter and certified copy of CV
  • Power of attorney for registration agent, if applicable
  • Sponsorship Agreement, if applicable


  • Assisting with all matters relating to company incorporation in Bahrain
  • Documentation, Legalisation and necessary approval for Incorporation in Bahrain
  • Complete documentation, submission & approvals from all departments
  • Trade name reservation and obtaining approval for company activity
  • Preparing and arranging for the Memorandum and Articles of Association to be signed
  • Registering the company with the Labor Market Regulating Authority (LMRA)
  • Submitting and applying for the visas
  • Registering the company with the General Organization for Social Insurance


It takes approximately 9 – 10 days to start a business in Bahrain.
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