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Register with Ministry of Justice  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain a foreign enterprises registration certificate  (3) expand_more expand_less
Apply for a local bank account  (2) expand_more expand_less

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Submit application
(last modified: 22/02/2021)

You can apply for this step online

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Waiting time until next step

0.5day  -  2 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Ministry of Justice

Ara Tapu Rd , Avarua
Tel: 682 29410
Website: http://www.justice.gov.ck/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Registrar

Mon: 08:30 - 15:30
Tue: 08:30 - 15:30
Wed: 08:30 - 15:30
Thu: 08:30 - 15:30
Fri: 08:30 - 15:30
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Rimmel Poila Mokoroa

Registrar - Registry Services
Tel: 682 29410
Email: registry.support@justice.gov.ck

Expected results

Registration received by the Registrar

Requirements

1. BTIB certificate
BTIB certificate
2. Refer to link all informations required
Information required
Application for incorporation of a Cook Islands Company (Form A-1)

Time frame

Waiting time until next step: min   0.5day - max   2 days

Legal justification

1. Companies Act
Companies Act
Article 2 Companies Act 2017 - Incorporation
2. Companies Act
Companies Act
Article 3 Companies Act 2017 - Company name
3. Companies Act
Companies Act
Article 4 Companies Act 2017 - Company constitution

Additional information

To access your account log into Cook Islands Registry Services (CIRS) website and by clicking “LOG IN” menu option on the Account Home page. Log into your client account to complete company registration. You can also check the current status of your application by logging into CIRS and clicking on the Active Filings menu option on your Account Home Page.

Complaints: Ministry of Justice

Entity in charge

Ministry of Justice

Ara Tapu Rd , Avarua
Tel: 682 29410
Website: http://www.justice.gov.ck/
Directions: Google maps

Unit in charge

Registrar

Mon: 08:30 - 15:30
Tue: 08:30 - 15:30
Wed: 08:30 - 15:30
Thu: 08:30 - 15:30
Fri: 08:30 - 15:30
Sat: closed
Sun: closed

Person in charge

Tamatoa Jonassen

Secretary
Tel: 682 29410
Email: tamatoa.jonassen@cookislands.gov.ck
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