Incorporation of Companies in Australia


Registration of Companies in Australia..

KGN Services specializes in Australia company formation and bank account opening.

Australian Businesses: Key Aspects

Type of business for international trade, investment and tax planning

– Proprietary company (limited by shares)

Australia’s Incorporation

Share capital

The Companies Act no longer contains concepts of a company having a stated Authorized Capital or a “par” value for its shares. A company may issue up to any number of shares it wishes and within reasonable limits, at any value.

Available share classes

registered shares, preference shares, redeemable shares and shares with or without voting rights.

Bearer shares

Not allowed.

Restrictions on trade

Banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, fund management, collective investment schemes, trust management, trusteeship are not permitted.

Registered domicile required

Every Australian company must have a registered office in Australia.


An Australian company requires at least one director. Director can be of any nationality and need not be resident, but at least one director must be resident in Australia. Company directors are not permitted.


An Australian company requires at least one shareholder.



Access to double taxation


Requirements for registration of accounts

Not required for small businesses.

Requirement to submit an annual statement


Revision requirements

Not required for small businesses.

Name of a company

The words “Proprietary Limited” or “Pty. Ltd.” must be part of the name of all Australian proprietary companies (limited by shares).

Time to incorporate

Two days.

Why choose KGN Services?

We have been helping business owners since 1996

Incorporating your company is our focus

We make a complex process quick and easy

We work closely with business registries to guarantee our service

Fastest Offshore Companies and Accounts – Most Competitive Rates Worldwide

Services related to Australia Company formation

KGN Services provides the following services related to Australia Company Formation

  • Company formation in Australia
  • Registered office and agent services in Australia
  • Australia Company Secretarial Services
  • Nominated shareholder / nominated director
  • Opening bank accounts
  • Full Australia Company Administration Services
  • Postal address in Australia
  • Trademark registration
  • Registration of yacht

KGN Services | Australia Company Formation

Requirement to submit an annual statement