The Location:

The Republic of Seychelles is an archipelago and country in the Indian Ocean; east of mainland East Africa. The capital is Victoria; the official languages are English, French and Seychellois Creole, and the currency is Seychellois rupee (SCR). It is a member of: the United Nations (UN); the Commonwealth of Nations; the African Union (AU), and the Southern African Development Community (SADC). 


Key Benefits & Features of Company Formation:

  • Seychelles International Business Companies (IBC) is the most popular company type, which allows companies to form a Limited Liability Company.
  • Zero tax for IBCs.
  • No minimum capital requirements.
  • Competitive legislation.
  • Requirement for Director is minimum of one - natural persons or corporate body.
  • Requirement for Shareholders is minimum of one - natural persons or corporate body.
  • Director and Shareholder can be the same person, and of any nationality; resident or non-resident.
  • High confidentiality; Director, Shareholder and Beneficial Owner details not on public record; only the Memorandum of Association and the Articles of Association are on public record.
  • No requirement to hold Annual General Meetings.


Additional Information:

  • Company incorporation typically takes 1-2 days.
  • Comprehensive post-incorporation follow-up services.
  • The Directors do not have to be Shareholders.