How to register a company in Netherlands

If you like to know how to register a company in Netherlands, you can take advantage of the professional assistance offered by the Dike International company. We can help you setup your company in the Netherlands within 5 – 10 working days. The most common entity is the ‘Besloten Vennootschap’ (BV) company. It is a popular company structure because there are no legal requirements to have any kind of substance in Holland; as a foreign you are able to start your business on distance.


A BV company is divided into shares, owned by one or more shareholders. Also, your company needs to have one or more director(s) and registered address in the Netherlands. With only a few documents Dike International is capable of starting your Dutch business right away. All we need for a Dutch company formation is;

For individual shareholder(s) and director(s)  we need only a copy of their passports, proof of their living addresses no older than 2 months and the marital status they have. If your shareholder(s) or director(s) is (are) a company(‘s) we need a copy of the deed of incorporation, the UBO (Ultimate Beneficial Owner) declaration and an original extract from the foreign trade register. With these few documents we can set up your Dutch company immediately. Also on top, we offer no charge for checking your new company name by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please contact us by email or by filling in our contact form on the website.