Business structure in the United Kingdom

Incorporating a foreign company


Can only work in the field covered by the corporate purpose of its parent company.

Representative Office or Agency

Its work is restricted only to advertising and promoting its parent company. It can perform market prospecting and seek business opportunities. Cannot obtain income.

Determining the best formula for implementation requires suitable fiscal and legal advice.

Incorporating a company in the United Kingdom

Standard UK company

  • Limited Company (Ltd.):the most common legal form. This is a limited liability company that requires shares to be subscribed. The company must have a registered address in the United Kingdom and at least one director.
  • Public Limited Company (PLC):works like a Spanish sociedad anónima (S.A.), and requires a minimum company capital of 50,000 GBP. It is very similar to a sociedad de responsabilidad limitada.

Specialist UK company

  • Limited Liability Partnership (LLP):
  • (LLP). Non Profit-making Company.
  • Ready-Made Company:
  • Right to Manage Company:


Offshore and international company

  • Offshore Company.
  • European Company.