Part IV of the NLLCO offers direction on the formation of LLCs.

The organisation of an LLC must be carried out by a duly licensed registered agent. The formation may be achieved in twenty four (24) hours.

  1. The name of limited liability company may be reserved.
  2. The registered agent files the Articles of Organisation with the Registrar of Companies.
  3. The Articles of Organisation must include the following:
    1. the name of the limited liability company;
    2. the authenticated translation of the name of the limited liability company, if it is so registered;
    3. a statement that the limited liability company is formed under this Ordinance;
    4. the latest date on which the limited liability company is to dissolve, or if the limited liability company shall have unlimited duration;
    5. the name of the registered agent of the limited liability company;
    6. the registered office address of the limited liability company in Nevis which shall be the registered office of its registered agent;
    7. whether the limited liability company is managed by managers exclusive of the members or by all of the members in their capacity as members;
    8. the purposes for which the limited liability company is formed;
    9. the name and address of each organiser of the limited liability company.
Type of DocumentXCDUSD
Articles of Organization   675.00   250.00
Articles of Organization with Operating Agreement as exhibit   810.00   300.00
Endorsement Certificate     27.00     10.00
Articles of Amendment   432.00   160.00
Annual Renewal Fee   675.00   250.00
Restated Articles of Organisation   311.00    115.00
Articles of Dissolution   405.00   150.00
Certificate of Dissolution     27.00     10.00
Articles of Merger/Consolidation/Conversion   932.00   345.00
Certificate of Renewal     27.00     10.00
Certificate of Good Standing     95.00     35.00
Voluntary Filings   108.00     40.00
Name Reservation     80.00     30.00
Renewal of Name Reservation     80.00     30.00
Certified True Copies of Filed Documents
(Including first 3 pages)
     27.00     10.00
Each additional page       2.00       0.75
Copies of Filed Documents (per page)       2.00       0.75
Certificate of Certifying True Copy of file documents     68.00     25.00
Filing Notice of Change of Registered Office/Agent   100.00     37.00
Apostille     68.00     25.00
Transfer of Domicile to Nevis   702.00   260.00
Certificate of Departure   702.00   260.00
Emergency Transfer of Domicile to Nevis   932.00   345.00
Conversion of Nevis Business Corporation to Company   608.00   225.00
Tax Exemption Letter    176.00     65.00
Any Other Certificate      68.00     25.00
 Penalty for late filing of Annual Fees
   -(First six months)     311.00    115.00
   -(After six months)    675.00   250.00
Reinstatement Fee/Restoration Fee    540.00   200.00
Certificate of Correction    270.00   100.00
Miscellaneous Letter     135.00     50.00
Company Search ( includes inspection only)       27.00     10.00
Company Search Report       55.00     20.00
Administrative Fee (rush requests, re-application of fees request etc.)      80.00     30.00
Acceptance of Service of Process by the Registrar     162.00     60.00
Certificate of Formation       27.00      10.00
Application for Registration of a Charge     540.00   200.00
Application for Variation of a Registered Charge     432.00    160.00
Registration of Satisfaction of a Registered Charge     270.00    100.00
Filing Notice of Resignation of Registered Agent     100.00       37.00
Certificate of Continuation       27.00       10.00
Issuing a Statement/Declaration of Involuntary Dissolution       27.00      10.00
Application fee for licence for administrative office 5,400.00 2,000.00
Annual renewal of licence for administrative office 5,400.00 2,000.00
Failure to obtain or designate a new Registered Agent 1,350.00    500.00