10 steps to incorporating in Togo

Our Firm will be pleased to assist our Clients to incorporate their company in Togo, which also requires the opening of a corporate bank account in the country. The average timelines to complete each step of the engagement can be found on this timeline page. The standard procedure for the formation of a business in Togo are as follow:
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  1. Before proceeding with Togo business incorporation, Healy Consultants expects our Clients to i) settle the fees applicable to the engagement ii) sign and return our engagement letter and iii) provide all the documents requested for our due diligence checks;
  2. Healy Consultants then drafts a detailed Togo company setup engagement project plan mapping out a step by step incorporation engagement process and Togo corporate bank account opening process in order to optimize transparency and to set the Client’s expectations towards the engagement completion;
  3. Healy Consultants reserves the desired company name with National Institute of Industrial Property and Technology (INIPT) to verify the uniqueness of the proposed name;
  4. Healy Consultants Togo Incorporation Team legalizes all the proposed company’s statutes with a Togolese notary public and procures official stamps;
  5. Healy Consultants International Banking Team assists our Client to i) open a corporate bank account in Togo with a local commercial bank and ii) deposit the total minimum share capital and obtains proof of deposit;
  6. Healy Consultants pays all the company registration fees at the cashier of the Togolese Bank for Trade and Industry and presents the receipt to CFE;
  7. Healy Consultants Togo Incorporation Team i) presents all the required documents and ii) registers with the Centre for Business Formalities (CFE) of Togo iii) obtains the company incorporation certificate. Togo company formation is then completed;
  8. Healy Consultants registers the new company with the Togo Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIT). This is however not compulsory but recommended in order to qualify for certain business permits;
  9. If required, Healy Consultants Incorporation Team i) assists our Clients to secure permanent business premises in Togo and ii) assist with the recruitment of local employees;
  10. Following successful incorporation of the Togo company, Healy Consultants will courier, to our Client’s preferred international address, the complete company kit including i) original corporate documents ii) an unopened bank correspondence and iii) Client engagement feedback survey to assess the quality of our Togo company formation services.

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For additional information on our company incorporation services in Togo, please contact our in-house country expert, Mr. Simon Guidecoq, directly:
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