Registering a limited (AS) company in Norway has never been easier.

Fixed price NOK 15 000 (≈ EUR 1 400) + 25% vat
Our clients love us
"Great answers, quick responds, with a service level throughout the whole process."

Lars Cassel - Amíli Group
"It went quickly and smoothly. Well organized documents and great follow-up."

Mette Grindland - Mette Grindland AS
"A very good and safe experience with
Nytt Foretak."

Knut Granlund - Vesterålen Takstservice AS
What does our company formation service include?
Norway's smoothest all-in-one company startup service for non-Norwegian citizens.

Formation of a Norwegian Limited company
(known as "Aksjeselskap" or "AS")
Bank account with VISA card and internet banking
D-number applications for board members and CEO
(social security number for foreigners)
Registration as employer
Business address in Oslo central business district
(for 3 months)
Registration for VAT
* We currently experience an influx of new customers and reserve the right not to accept new orders in the event that we do not have the capacity to deliver in accordance with our quality standards.

How quick your Norwegian Limited (AS) company can be ready is dependent on the current processing time at the Company Registry and the bank's capacity to onboard new clients. Due to Covid-19 you should currently estimate between 6-8 weeks before the company is registered.

If you need the company faster, we offer pre registered shelf companies for immediate delivery. A shelf company is a newly registered and guaranteed unused Limited (AS) company, where the company name, purpose, board of directors etc. are changed according to your preferences.

Acquire a shelf company and get your organization number in a few hours!
+ NOK 9 900 extra

Norway's leading provider of AS companies. Our customers rate us at 4,7 out of 5 points at Trustpilot. Thousands of founders, international businesses and professional advisors have used our services. When selecting us you can expect a trouble free start in Norway.
We are proud to have earned the trust of
... in addition to thousands of founders and small business owners
How your company is created
Place your order
After you have placed your order, we collect the necessary information from you (preferred company name, business purpose, shareholder details etc.)

We will then produce all the required company formation documents.

Get the bank account
We then proceed to open a bank account in the name of the new company with one of the leading banks.

The bank account will be blocked until the company is registered in the Company Registry and is open to deposits only.

Deposit the share capital
When the bank account is ready, you must deposit the share capital of minimum NOK 30 000 into the bank account.

The bank will then issue a written confirmation that the share capital is deposited.

Wait patiently!
The documents are assembled and dispatched to the Company Registry by regular mail.

Within a few weeks the company is registered and you receive the organization number and certificate of registration.

Requirements and other details

The details you should know before
we can get started.

Criterias you must fulfill
> NOK 30 000 (≈ EUR 2 800) available for deposit as share capital.

> Minimum one (1) board member. Must be minimum 18 years old and resident in Norway or the EU/EEA.

> If more than one board member - at least 50% of the board members must be resident in Norway or the EU/EEA.

> A physical business address in Norway (if needed, we will provide a CBD address for the first 3 months).
Fees and costs
So you know all the costs involved
> Our fee is NOK 14 900 (≈ EUR 1 400) + 25% vat. Must be prepaid before we can initiate the process.

> If you opt for a shelf company, this costs NOK 9 900 extra (0% vat on this).

> Registration fee to the Norwegian Company Registry: NOK 6 797 (≈ EUR 650). Will be invoiced after the registration is complete and can be paid from the share capital of NOK 30 000.

> No other costs are involved. There are no hidden fees or unpleasant surprises.
Things to prepare
What we need from you
> Company name, ownership structure, who will be the CEO and directors / board members? Also 1-2 sentences describing the company's business activities.

> Authorized passport copies for the company's board members. The copies must be authorized by a Nordic police station, embassy, Notary Public or a Norwegian lawyer, auditor or accountant.

> A letter of recommendation from the bank you currently use in your home country.

5 popular topics
Get answers for the 5 most common questions regarding company formation in Norway. Can't find the answer you were looking for? Send us an email at
Do I need to travel to Norway to establish a limited (AS) company in Norway?
No you do not need to visit Norway, but you do need authorized passport copies for the company's board members. The copies must be authorized by a Nordic police station, embassy, Notary Public or a Norwegian lawyer, auditor or accountant. You will also need a physical business address in Norway. If needed, we will provide a CBD address for the first 3 months.
How are the tax rates in Norway?
Corporate tax is generally imposed at the rate of 23 % of a company's profits. VAT is 25 % on most goods and services. Every stage in the value chain needs to pay VAT on their sales revenues subtracted the VAT they paid for their costs. Some exceptions are medical services, education while other products such as food and beverages are charged a VAT of 15 %.
Do I need a bank account in Norway?
Yes. The share capital of NOK 30 000 needs to be deposited to a Norwegian bank. In order to register your company in the Company Registry a Norwegian bank will need to confirm that the necessary share capital has been deposited.
Can you help out with the accounting of the new company?
No, but we are happy to refer you to our collaborator, Synega. Synega makes it easy to engage an accountant online, while only charging you by the minutes they spend on your accounts rather than by the hour. Their price is NOK 699 / hour.
Will the company need an auditor?
Your company will only need an auditor if the company complies with one of the following:
- more than NOK 6 million in sales revenue / year
- more than more than 10 man-years from (the first year this would imply more than ten full-time employees)
- more than NOK 23 million in the balance sheet (ie. the sum of equity + debt)
How to order your Limited (AS) company

We are carefully planning our capacity to ensure that all our customers receive the highest level of service possible.

Therefore, we ask you to kindly report your interest so we can have a quick look at the case and confirm that it fits with our schedule. We will get back to you shortly to let you know whether we are able to assist you with the registration of your Norwegian company and how to proceed.

The next steps are as follows:

1. Fill out the contact form below
2. We will review your application within a few business hours
3. Shortly thereafter, we will be in touch via email
Do you represent a company?
Please select the number of shareholders
Do you need the company quickly? (Shelf company)
By acquiring a shelf company you will get your organization number right away and can save up to 6-8 weeks (+ NOK 9 900).