Limited by Guarantee Company Registration

From $838.50 (inc GST) for email version

Available only to not-for-profit or charitable organisations, this type of incorporation enables the company to nominate an amount for which each member is liable (guarantee amount). Objects of the company can be included in the constitution if desired. Public Companies Limited by Guarantee can usually apply for taxation concessions through the Australian Taxation Office, such as Deductible Gift Recipient Status if they wish to operate as a charity. This type of public company incorporation must have at least three Directors, two of whom must reside in Australia, and one Secretary (can be one of the Directors).

Optional printing, binding and delivery - an additional $126.50 (inc GST)

Patricia Holdings makes company registration easy. We offer an online, email version of your Certificate of Registration and company register documents for only $838.50 (inc GST). The Patricia Holdings fee is $456.50 (inc GST) and the ASIC fees are $382. If you would like your documents printed, bound and delivered it is an extra $126.50 (i.e. $965).

A Company Common Seal is no longer a legal requirement for companies under the Corporations Act. If you require a Company Seal please advise us when ordering the company. The additional cost for the Common Seal will be $33.

What is included in the Limited by Guarantee Company Package?

  • A4 55mm black binder
  • 1 bound and 1 hole punched copy of constitution (extra copies available for $5.50 each)
  • Instruction sheet
  • Copy of ASIC Form 201
  • Completed Secretarial Register Pages
    • Resolution of Members
    • Resolutions of Directors
    • Consents to Act as Director/Secretary/Public Officer
    • Register of Directors
    • Register of Secretaries
    • Register of Members
    • Register of Mortgages & Charges
    • Common Seal Register

Optional Extras:

  • Company Common Seal ($33 extra)
  • Bank Account Kit ($22 extra)
  • Corporate Register CD ($11 extra)

How long does it take to register a Limited by Guarantee Company?

Normally, ASIC will issue the ACN and Certificate of Registration within an hour. This Certificate of Registration will be emailed to you immediately upon receipt by Patricia Holdings. On occasion there may be delays out of our control.

For email delivery companies, the entire company register documentation will be emailed to you within 2 hours.

If you have selected to have your documentation printed, bound and couriered, documents will be delivered within 4 working hours for Sydney CBD and lower north shore areas (order must be received by 12pm for same day delivery), and will be sent by overnight courier for next day delivery to Brisbane and Melbourne (order must be received by 4pm for delivery the next day) and within a couple of days to Perth and regional areas. 

Consent Forms

Please note that the Corporations Legislation requires companies to maintain written consents and agreements of its officeholders and members as part of its record keeping responsibilities. 

You can print off Consent templates here. Please ensure these are completed prior to incorporating your company.

pdfLBG Consent to act as Member - Company Member
pdfLBG Consent to act as Member - Individual Member

How to Order

> Register a Limited by Guarantee Company Online Now

> Register a Limited by Guarantee Company by Email/Fax

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