advantages of company formation in Netherlands

Company formation in the Netherlands has been a popular choice for investors and entrepreneurs alike. Many reasons make it an attractive ‘Gateway to outsiders’ looking to register new companies. Additionally, import-export makes 60% of its GDP, making Netherlands one of the most trade-dependent economies.

  • It has a stable economy

  • It boasts of a liberal trade and investment policy

  • It possesses strong entrepreneurial skills and efficacious industry standards

  • It has a high quality infrastructure

requirement to open a company


  • Minimum 1 Shareholder (any nationality)
  • Minimum 1 director (any nationality)
  • Registered Office Address


  • Completed Application Form
  • Notarized and Apostilled copies of Certificate of Incorporation, Memorandum & Articles of Association, details of directors and shareholders of the company
  • Apostilled copy of Audited Financial Statements for the previous year
  • Copies of the passport of the shareholders
  • Extract of Companies Registrar
  • Apostilled copy of Certificate of Good Standing


  • Checking for name and location availability followed by reservation
  • Evaluation and Orientation regarding the most appropriate tax category
  • Evaluation and Orientation regarding the most suitable company form
  • Preparation, Drafting and Elaboration of Company documents (like Articles of Association or By- Laws)
  • Complete analysis of all the other required corporate documents
  • Coordination with Public Notary and formalisation of the By-laws
  • Filing of Articles of Association or By-laws with the commercial registry
  • Preparation & Submission of articles of association and company name to the Ministry of Commerce for obtaining approval
  • Prestigious Address in Amsterdam
  • Forwarding of Incoming Post by Email
  • Trademark Protection in Netherlands


It usually takes five days to incorporate a company in Netherlands.
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