Fees and timelines

Fees

pay fee by instalmentsIncorporation costs in Year 1 amount to US$9,025 and annual company costs in Year 2 and thereafter amount to US$1,400. The average total fees per Qatar engagement amounts to US$30,914, including company incorporation, resident director, corporate bank account, and virtual office address. Refer to draft invoice embedded here.

Different Qatar entity typesCostDraft invoice
Tax resident LLCUS$30,914
Wholly foreign owned company (WFOE)US$34,549Qatar WFOC invoice
Branch of a foreign companyUS$34,800
Representative officeUS$34,795
Free zone companyUS$24,875
The Qatar international engineering consultancy office (IECO)US$30,914Qatar IEC invoice
Joint venture companyUS$30,599Qatar JVC invoice

Timelines

The average Qatar company registration engagement period is 16 weeks as outlined below:

ServiceJoint venture100% foreign-owned companyFree zone companyBranchIECORO
Engagement planning1 week2 weeks2 weeks2 weeks2 weeks1 week
Company incorporation period4 weeks8 weeks8 weeks8 weeks6 weeks6 weeks
Bank Account approval4 weeks4 weeks4 weeks4 weeks4 weeks4 weeks
Internet Banking approval1 week1 week1 week1 week1 week1 week
Engagement completion1 week1 week1 week1 week1 week1 week
Total engagement period11 weeks16 weeks16 weeks16 weeks14 weeks13 weeks

qatar business registration engagement period timeline

  • Preparing a detailed project plan;
  • Our Client confirms the corporate structure;
  • Collecting due diligence from our Client.
  • Our Client signs the corporate bank account opening forms;
  • Healy Consultants prepares a business plan;
  • Healy Consultants visits the bank for interview;
  • The Bank Legal and Compliance Department review and approve the banking application;
  • The Bank Front Office email corporate bank account numbers to our client.
  • The Bank Operations Department mails the internet username and passwords to our Client;
  • Some of our Clients’ request Healy Consultants to activate the internet banking on their behalf.
  • Healy Consultants confirms all Client due diligence is received;
  • Healy Consultants couriers to our Client the complete original company and bank account documents;
  • Our Client completes our web page feedback survey;

Contact us

For additional information on our company registration services in Qatar, please email us at email@healyconsultants.com. Alternatively please contact our in-house country expert, Ms. Karen Lee, directly:
client relationship officer - Karen