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Company registration in Vietnam

  • Strategic location at the heart of Southeast Asia region with well-equipped infrastructure for international trading
  • Flexible corporate structure with 100% Foreign Ownership (Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprise), or Joint Venture with local partner
  • No initial paid-up capital requirement for most activities, but registered capital must be paid up in full within 90 days from the registration date.
  • Fast-growing domestic market with a total population of over 97 million people as of 2019 year-end, and high growth of middle class
  • Promising alternative manufacturing hub for China with competitive labor cost, young, dynamic, and resourceful local workforce
  • Socio-political and macro-economic stability
  • Transformation of centrally-managed to a market-oriented economy with many investment and tax incentives for foreign investors
  • 15 Free trade agreements (FTAs) with its key trading partners. The most prominent among them are AFTA with Asian countries, EVFTA with European member states.

Limited Liability Company (LLC) / Join Stock Company (JSC)


At least one member / 3 shareholders


Required local registered address


No local legal representative requirement


No minimum capital requirement for most cases


No upfront paid-up capital

Viet Nam Company Formation Packages

* All listed packages are dedicated to company registration in HCM city only. Company formation in other cities would cost additional fee.

** Fees for applying sub-licenses fall outside the scope of above packages.

Additional fee for banking support

Additional fee for banking support


  • One-time fee for application of one bank
  • Consulting on the preparation of your chosen bank’s required documents
  • Preparing certified translated corporate documents if needed
  • Making appointment with your chosen bank in the supported list



  • One-time fee for application of up to 3 banks OR till account opened successfully, whichever comes first
  • Consulting on the preparation of your chosen bank’s required documents
  • Preparing certified translated corporate documents if needed
  • Meeting at registered office address for all applications


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Digitized KYC

Standardized form & organizational chart to let you control and declare your information effortlessly.

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Centralized management portal

24/7 access to company documents on high-security cloud infrastructure. And no worry about key compliance deadlines with auto reminder.

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Vietnam Company Incorporation Process

Create online order

BBCIncorp offers multiple packages of Vietnam company formation to meet your demands. During this process, we also provide free consulting to help you set up the right company structure as per your need.

Make payment

Your settlement can be made online via Credit card, Debit Card. Bank wire transfer is also acceptable.

Collect and Verify KYC documents

After receiving your order and payment, our customer service will contact you on the same day to confirm the order information and gather the required documents for incorporation in Vietnam.

Proceed the incorporation

The foreign corporate registration in Vietnam could be finished in 10 days or span from 2 to 3 months contingent on your selected business entity types, business sectors, and project’s scale.

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Required Documents

  • Notarized/Certified True copy of passport of all members
  • Personal bank account confirmation letter proving financial capacity for the investment project
We also provide true copy certification service for your personal identity documents as per your need.

* See certified true copy guide

Need more help to set up your business in Vietnam?

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Yes, foreigners can register company in Vietnam. You can select either direct or indirect foreign investments to start your business as foreigners.

Yes, you can set up a 100% foreign-owned company in Vietnam in the form of a limited liability company (LLC) or a joint-stock company (JSC).

A Vietnam limited liability company can have a maximum of 50 members, and member’s liability is limited to their capital. Meanwhile, you’ll need at least three founding shareholders to form a joint-stock company.

It normally takes 2 to 3 months to set up a new company in Vietnam. This process comprises two main stages: applying for investment registration certificate (IRC) and Business registration certificate (BRC). The most time-consuming procedure lies within the application for IRC.

There are two ways that can help you reduce the waiting time for doing business in Vietnam. In particular, you can invest in an existing Vietnam company or establish a local company through your trusted nominee. Through this way, you don’t have to register for IRC or BRC. Otherwise, you can consider setting up a local branch or a representative office, depending upon your business’s needs.

To legally set up a company in Vietnam, you need to apply for:

  • Investment registration certificate (IRC) with the licensing authority. Note that the licensing authorities to which investors send the IRC application can be different. The normal procedure may take more than 15 days.
  • Business registration certificate (BRC) from the provincial Department of Planning and Investment. An BRC application is normally processed in 3 working days.

Your company in Vietnam can be incorporated under two most common structures: (i) Limited Liability Company (LLC), or (ii) Joint Stock Company (JSC). An LLC is renowned for its simple structure, and is more suitable for small businesses. In contrast, if your business plan is rather large, and you intend to go for a public offering, a JSC would be your ideal fit.

Except for some highly regulated industries like finance, insurance, real estate, etc. There is no minimum capital requirement for company establishment in Vietnam.

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