Naming Seychelles IBC

Company name may be in any language, however if it is not in English or French, an official translation is required. The Memorandum and the Articles of Association should be in English or French.

Any name which is not already taken may be used for naming Seychelles offshore company, There are some prohibited names such as: Bank, Building Society, Chamber of Commerce, Insurance, the words indicating a connection within the Royal Family or Government. Other restricted names for Seychelles IBCs are Assurance, Chamber of Commerce, Chartered, Cooperative, Imperial, Insurance, Municipal, Trust, Foundation, and similar words.

In some cases the Registrar permits the incorporation of a company under a name that includes the word “Seychelles”. The Registrar may also refuse the registration of any particular name if it considers such name is indecent, offensive or misleading.

The name of a limited company must end with a word or abbreviation denoting limited liability or a corporate body. Most often name-endings include the words “Limited”, “Corporation” or “Incorporated”; “Societe Anonyme” or “Sociedad Anonima”; the abbreviation "Ltd", "Corp", "Inc", "GmbH", "AG", "OY", "S.A”, etc. The full list of available corporate endings of the name of a Seychelles IBC, including abbreviations in many European languages, is included in Part III, Section 11(1) of the Seychelles International Business Companies Act:

Spolecnost s. rvcenin omezenym S.R.O.
Limita LTDA.
Compagnie CIE
Company CO.
Societ  per Azioni S.P.A.
Societ© par action s.p.a.
R©szv©ny Társaság R.T.
Osakkeyhtiä Oy
R©szv©nytársaság Rt
Akciová společnost a.s.
Akciová spoločnosť a.s.
Dioníčko društvo d.d.
Delniska druzba D.D.
Аktsionernoye Obschestvo A.O.
Osakeyhtiö OY
Aktiengesellschaft AG
Anstalt Est
Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung GmbH
Soci©t© a responsabilit© limit© S. .r.l.
Anpartsselskab ApS
Aktieselskab A/S
Societ  a responsabilit  Limitada S.r.l
Sociedad Limitada S.L.
Spólka Akcyjna S.A.
Spólka z organiczoną odpowiedzialnoścoą Sp.z
Private limited company o.o
Close Corporation CC
(Proprietory) Limited (Pty) Ltd
Eteria periorismenis efthynis E.P.E.
Limited Ltd
Corporation Corp.
Incorporated Inc.
Soci©t© Anonyme or sociedad Anomina S.A.
Public Limited Company PLC
Societe, a Responosabilit© Limit© S.A.R.L.
Berhad Bhd
Proprietary Pty
Namloze Vennootschap N.V
Besloten Vennootschap B.V
Aktiengesellschaft A.G
Limited Life Company LLC