Malta Company Formation. Malta Offshore Company.

Worldwide Incorporation Services specializes in Malta Company Formation and opening bank accounts.

Malta Company Registration


General Information about Malta Company Formation

Principal Corporate Legislation

The Companies Act, 1995 as amended.

Type of Law


Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents


Type of Company for International Trade, Investment & Tax Planning

Malta Private Limited Liability Company.


Malta Company Formation – Key Facts

Share Capital

The minimum authorised share capital is EUR 1,165. Minimum paid up share capital is EUR 1,165.

Classes of Share Available

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

Bearer Shares

Not permitted.

Restrictions on Trading

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

Registered Office Required

Each Malta company must have a Registered Office in Malta.


A minimum of one director is required for a Malta company formation. Director can be of any nationality and need not be resident in Malta. Corporate directors are permitted.


A minimum of one shareholder is required for a Malta company formation.

Publicly Accessible Records


Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors


Location of Meetings of Directors and Shareholders


Personal Presence Required



The corporate tax rate is currently stands at 35%. When dividends are paid by trading companies to the shareholders, these shareholders become entitled to claim refunds 6/7ths of the Malta tax paid by the company. taking into account such refunds, this results in an effective rate of Malta tax is 5%.


Malta company trading from Malta may be registered for VAT purposes and the VAT prefix will be ‘MT’.

Double Taxation Treaty Access


Requirements to File Accounts


Requirement to File Annual Return


Audit Requirements




Exchange Control


Language of Name


Restricted Words

Words such as “Assurance”, “Bank”, “Building Society”, “Royal”, “Trust Company”, “Trustee Company” etc. will require justification.

Name of a Company

The words “Limited”, or Ltd must be part of the name of every Malta company.

Time to Incorporate

5-10 days.

Malta Company Registration


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Why Choose Worldwide Incorporation Services?
  • We’ve been helping business owners since 1998
  • Incorporating your business is our focus
  • We make a complex process fast and easy
  • We work closely with Malta Companies Registry to guarantee our service

Malta Company Formation – Office Addresses


Services related Malta Company Formation

Worldwide Incorporation Services provides the following services related Malta Company Formation:

  • Malta Company Formation
  • Registered Office Services
  • Company Secretarial Services
  • Nominee Shareholder / Nominee Director
  • Opening of Bank Accounts
  • Full Malta Company Administration Services
  • Mailing Address in Malta
  • Virtual Office in Malta
  • Book Keeping & Audit
  • VAT Registration
  • EORI Registration
  • Trademark Registration

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