Types of South African Companies

In South Africa there are a few main trading entity types. The main types are listed here: Sole Proprietor Partnership Profit Company Non Profit Company Business Trust There are of course other trading types and legal entities that could trade as well, for example Body Corporates, Estates under administration etc. Sole Proprietor Sole proprietors make …

Shelf Companies

Many individuals that require a new company in South Africa just decide to purchase a shelf company. There are however quite a few pitfalls to be wary of and the best advice that anyone could receive is to make use of a professional company secretary and to build a personal relationship with the selected company …