Fees and timelines in 2023


payment by instalmentCosta Rica LLC setup costs in Year 1 will amount to US$4,840 and annual company costs in Year 2 and thereafter will amount to US$850. The average fee per engagement amounts to US$15,815 including i) Costa Rica company incorporation ii) corporate bank account setup iii) legal registered office and iv) all government registration fees.

Different Costa Rica entity typesCostDraft invoice
LLCUS$15,815View invoice PDF
SAUS$9,985View invoice PDF
Branch officeUS$9,835View invoice PDF
Representative officeUS$11,835View invoice PDF
OffshoreUS$12,335View invoice PDF
TrustUS$18,400View invoice PDF
Free ZoneUS$16,335View invoice PDF
Bitcoin LLC (SRL)US$16,935View invoice PDF

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The average Costa Rica company registration period is 12 weeks as outlined below:

ServiceLLCPLCBranchRep office
Engagement Planning1 week2 weeks3 weeks3 weeks
Company incorporation period4 weeks5 weeks6 weeks6 weeks
Bank account approval3 weeks4 weeks5 weeks5 weeks
Internet banking approval3 weeks1 week1 week1 week
Engagement completion1 week1 week1 week1 week
Total engagement period12 weeks13 weeks16 weeks16 weeks

japan 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 Costa Rica, please contact our in-house country expert, Ms. Chrissi Zamora, directly:
client relationship officer - Chrissi
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