Company Registration in Zimbabwe Made Easy

Company registration in Zimbabwe is easy. We will register your company, help you open a bank account, acquire a tax clearance and help you become and stay compliant.

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Company registration in Zimbabwe made easy

Company registration in Zimbabwe is easy. We will register your company, help you open a bank account, acquire a tax clearance and help you become and stay compliant.

We will guide you everystep of the way

One stop for all requirements

We prepare everything the government requires: CR 5, CR 6 and Memorandum and Articles of Association.

7-9 working days registration

We file your papers with the Companies Registry, your business gets registered within 7-9 working days.

Experts who have your back

Talk to  a dedicated consultant at any time, whether via call, WhatsApp, or email.

Help with bank account opening

Some banks open accounts online, while others require a meet ups. We help you put in place all the requirements including a free bank advice note.

Helping entrepreneurs start businesses in Zimbabwe easily

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Companies Made Easy has been extremely great. Tanaka took me through every step of registering my company. They also registered for tax for my company and are now taking care of my monthly tax responsibilities. Companies Made Easy you are great!!!

Sharon Matienga

iShot Media (Private) Limited

Companies Made Easy your service was good, your consultants are very knowledgeable and are easy to work with. I didn’t know much about company registration in Zimbabwe but by the time my company was registered I had gotten to know so much. Thank you.

Christopher Pfugari

Chickennairs (Private) Limited

Here is the types of companies you can register

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Private Limited Company (PLC)

Limited liability popularly known as Private Limited Companies or PLC’s are business entities that are legally separate from their owners (shareholders) and managers (directors). It is required that it be incorporated with the Companies Registry. Its unique company registration number differentiates it from the people running it and confers legal independence. Following that, its management will be governed by company law (and the company’s articles). Information about its activities must be reported to the Companies Registry. The information about limited companies is stored on the public register, which is accessible to anyone.

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Private Business Corpration (PBC)

A Private Business Corporation, an alternative to the Private Limited Company. A PBC is also a legally separate business entity, separate from its owners known as members. It is also required that it be incorporated with the Companies Registry. The management of a PBC is be governed by company law (and the PBC By-Laws). Information about its continuance must be reported to the Companies Registry. A Private Business Corporation is mostly common with very small businesses, or people who usually operate as individuals such as consultants, accountants, architects, etc.

Are you now ready

to register your company?

Start by choosing a company registration package between our PLC and PBC packages.

Here is our procedure for company registration in Zimbabwe.

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STEP 1

Choose a company structure

Choose between a Private Business Corporation and a Private Limited Company.

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STEP 2

Provide your new company’s information

There are just a few details that we need to prepare your company documents. You can either fill in our company registration online form or at our offices. We can even chat on WhatsApp.

  • 3-5 propsed company names in order of preference
  • Names, national identity number, nationality, address for the company’s directors
  • Names and addresses for the company’s shareholders
  • Physical, postal and email address for the company. You can usse your home address if the company does not have an address as yet, or get it as a service from us.
  • A summary of the industry that you want to venture in
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STEP 3

Make payment

You can even pay a 70% deposit and balance on collection of company documents which is usually within 7-9 working days.

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STEP 4

We incorporate the company

We will conduct a name search and the results are usually out within 24 working hours then we prepare the company documents, and send them to you so you can sign. Once it’s done, we will lodge the documents with the Zimbabwean government agency and get your company incorporated.

Here are the key documents we prepare:

  • List of company addresses (CR 5)
  • List of company directors, secretaries and principal officer (CR 6)
  • Memorandum and articles of association

Boom! It’s done.

Requirements for company registration in Zimbabwe

Take a look at the requirements for company registration in Zimbabwe

A list of all documents and information we need to take the first step to register your company.

No hidden costs

We register companies and provide all necessary incorporation services at a fixed rate. But wait, we also do more — our corporate secretarial service will support your company long after it’s been registered. Get a jump start with incorporation-only or sign up for ongoing tax support service to set your business up for success.

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What it is

Why should I register a company in Zimbabwe?

Zimbabwe is a great place to start a business: there are very few restrictions for foreigners, taxes are low, the company registration process is easy, fast, and can be done remotely through a comapny registration agent like Companies Made Easy. There are many well-established businesses and smart start-ups here, finance is available, and flights are plenty.

What is company registration in Zimbabwe?

Company registration in Zimbabwe is when your business is legally brought into existence as a company by incorporating it wth the Registrar of Companies. Once your business is incorporated into a company, the assets and cash flow of your business are separated from your income as the business owner.

What company type should I register?

85% of our clients register limited companies popularly known as private limited companies or PLC’s. These are business entities that are legally separate from their owners (shareholders) and managers (directors). It is required that it be incorporated with the Companies Registry. Its unique company registration number differentiates it from the people running it and confers legal independence.

Following that, its management will be governed by company law (and the company’s articles). Information about its activities must be reported to the Companies Registry. The information about limited companies is stored on the public register, which is accessible to anyone.

Limited companies are still separate and distinct legal entities, even if owned solely by one person.

The best alternative is a private business corporation. Its suitable for small businesses and businesses operated by individuals e.g. accountants or architects.

What are the requirements for company registration in Zimbabwe?

We’ll ask you for this information:

  • Proposed company name
  • Directors’ particulars i.e. names, national identity number, nationality and addresses
  • Shareholders’ particulars i.e names and addresses
  • Company addresses – The address needs to be in Zimbabwe. The authorities need to be able to reach the company directors at this address
  • Core business objectives
What is the procedure for company registration in Zimbabwe?

To register with Companies Made Easy, you need to provide some details to us by filling our company registration online form or by visiting our offices. First, company names, directors details, shareholders details and company addresses.

Secondly,

Thirdly,

Your company can usually be registered within 7-9 working days.

How much does it cost to register a company in Zimbabwe?

It’s surprisingly cheap to register a company in Zimbabwe. Registering a Private Business Corporation costs US$70.00 and registering a Private Limited Company costs US$140.00.

How long does it take to register a company in Zimbabwe?

From the day of lodging the company documents with the Companies Registry, it usually takes 7-9 working days to incorporate a company in Zimbabwe.

Can 1 person register a company in Zimbabwe?

Yes 1 person can register a company in Zimbabwe.

What documents do I receive when I register a company?

You will recive the following documents:

Private Limited Company

  1. Certificate of Incorporation
  2. Memorandum and Articles of Association
  3. CR 5
  4. CR 6

Private Business Corporation

  1. Certificate of Incorporation
  2. CR 28

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