An Australian shelf company, is a pre-registered company, rather than one that is yet to be incorporated. The term refers to a company that is sitting on a proverbial “shelf” and ready to be purchased for an immediate start in business. All ARD Corporate Services shelf companies are registered by our team and professionally maintained in-house, guaranteeing that every one of our shelf companies has a clean credit history with no assets or liabilities.
List of Australian Pre-registered Companies available for sale
Obtaining your very own Australian shelf company is easy. We are specialists in the provision of high quality shelf company solutions, possessing a diverse portfolio of companies with varying ages and histories, new or used. With our considerable experience and expertise, we’ll ensure that the entire purchase process is completed in a timely manner with minimal fuss and frustration.
We provide the quickest and safest way to purchase a shelf company, currently available. Most of our process is online and automatic. We present a truly unique and first-rate solution in the Australian market.
ABN & TFN ready1 Never traded
1 All companies are ABN and TFN ready, meaning that you may register for a company ABN and TFN immediately after the company is transferred or, at your discretion, free of charge at ato.gov.au.
All ARD Corporate Services shelf companies are incorporated by senior consultants at My Shelf Company Pty Ltd. As such, they guarantee that every company sold, is 100% clean.
Our Process for Purchasing a Pre-registered Company
ARD Corporate Services is committed to providing the very best service to expertly guide you through the entire process of purchasing a shelf company, including compliance requirements, updating statutory documents, dealing with ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission) and more.
We provide the quickest and safest way to purchase a shelf company (pre-registered company), currently available. Most of our process is online and automatic. We present a truly unique and first-rate solution in the Australian market.
The details for each step:
- Select a company that suits you and proceed to checkout.
- After a successful payment, you will instantly receive an email which will provide you with a link to download your initial company documents (corporate key, constitution, etc). You will receive a second link in the same email, which will give you access to our secure, online form (Shelf Company Transfer Form). Fill in the required details like the new registered office, the new principal place of business, director and shareholder. Upon completion, our form will generate the consents and a share transfer form required for the transfer of ownership. Please print, sign, scan and email them back to us.
- Allow a few business hours for the transfer to be finalised.
- You will be sent your customised company documents in a final email which will also include an updated ASIC company extract.
A shelf company can be newly incorporated, or may have been registered for some years. There are various terms used to describe these two types of shelf company, such as historic, aged, mature or vintage for the older companies and new, recent or current for companies with a new registration date.
Older shelf companies give confidence to potential business partners or clients who feel more comfortable dealing with an established company. ARD Corporate Services shelf companies ABN (Australian Business Number) and TFN (Tax File Number) ready, and in some cases, can come with an already opened bank account.