Fees and timelines in 2024


Pay fee by instalmentsPhilippines business registration costs in Year 1 amount to US$4,850 and annual company costs in Year 2 and thereafter amount to US$0. The average fee per engagement amounts to US$21,850, which includes company registration, company secretary fee, and corporate bank account opening. Refer to draft invoice embedded in the icon below:

Different Philippines entity types Cost Draft invoice
Branch of a foreign company US$25,410 View invoice PDF
Joint stock company (JSC) US$21,850 View invoice PDF
Free zone company US$17,750 View invoice PDF
Representative office US$20,900 View invoice PDF
Holding company (regional non operating headquarters) US$15,150 View invoice PDF
Holding company (regional operating headquarters) US$20,510 View invoice PDF
Private foundation (non stock company) US$20,490 View invoice PDF
Sole proprietorship US$10,500 View invoice PDF
Commercial agency US$14,600 View invoice PDF
One person corporation (OPC) US$24,473 View invoice PDF
2 person corporation US$21,850 View invoice PDF
Regional HQ US$22,850 View invoice PDF

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The average Philippines engagement period is 16 weeks as outline below.

Services JSC Free zone company Branch Representative office Regional headquarters Regional operating headquarters Sole proprietorship Foundation
Engagement Planning 1 week 2 weeks 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week
Company incorporation 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 3 weeks 12 weeks
Bank account approval 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months 2 months
Internet banking approval 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks
Engagement completion 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week
Total engagement period 4-5 months 5 months 4-5 months 4-5 months 4-5 months 4-5 months 3-4 months 6 months

philippines 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 Philippines, please contact our in-house country expert, Mr. Simon Guidecoq, directly:
client relationship officer - Simon