Incorporation and dissolution of a company

Professional Development


This course is designed to give an overview of the mechanisms to incorporate a Jersey company. Then it will cover the end of the existence of the company in detail and the various procedures involved, voluntary or involuntary, together with practical administration risks and potential solutions.

Suitable For

Senior administrators and other individuals in the financial services sector who are interested in expanding their knowledge in this area.

2 CPD hours
2 hours

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand the mechanism of incorporation of a Jersey company
  • Explain the various methods of winding up a company and bringing its existence to an end
  • Have knowledge of the various insolvency procedures available in Jersey

Course Content

  • Incorporation of a Jersey company
  • Choosing a name, brief look at registry application forms
  • Certificate of incorporation
  • Winding up a Jersey company and the registry forms involved
  • Dissolution of a company and a creditors’ winding-up
  • Corporate insolvency procedures and en dĂ©sastre
  • Just and equitable winding-up