Find out more about how companies operate and the decisions you need to make when you set one up.
- Find out more about the different types of company structures used in New Zealand.
- You must keep records that show how you operate and manage your company.
You must follow specific procedures when you run meetings for directors or shareholders.
- Find out what you need to report to the Companies Office and when.
- Find out what you need to do to incorporate a New Zealand company and the information you need to gather.
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Keeping company details up to date
Once your company is registered with the Companies Office, nominate who will have authority to file your annual returns, and update your name, address, constitution, director and shareholder details.See all 13 guides for Keeping company details up to date