Fees and timelines in 2023


payment by instalmentGuatemala company registration costs for an LLC in Year 1 amount to US$3,500 and annual company costs in Year 2 and thereafter will amount to US$0. The average fee per engagement amounts to US$8,640 including i) company setup ii) opening an account to enable business banking in the country iii) resident director services and iv) government fees.

Refer to the sample draft invoice below.

Different Guatemala entity typesCostDraft invoice
Tax resident LLCUS$8,640View invoice PDF
PLCUS$9,640View invoice PDF
Branch of a foreign companyUS$10,640View invoice PDF


The average Guatemala company registration period is 14 weeks as outlined below:

ServiceLLCSABranchRep. office
Engagement planning2 weeks3 weeks4 weeks4 weeks
Company incorporation period5 weeks5 weeks6 weeks6 weeks
Bank account approval3 weeks5 weeks6 weeks6 weeks
Internet banking approval3 weeks1 week1 week1 week
Engagement completion1 week1 week1 week1 week
Total engagement period14 weeks15 weeks18 weeks18 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 Guatemala, please contact our in-house country expert, Mr. Seth Ochieng, directly:
Director of Client Engagements - Seth
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