How do I become a Berhad?

How do I become a Berhad?

In order to set up a berhad company, a minimum of 2 directors of the company who have a residential address in Malaysia is needed. In addition, the minimum 2 shareholders are required to complete the establishment process. However, the directors and shareholders of the company can be among the same individual.

What is a Sendirian Berhad company?

A Sendirian Berhad (Sdn Bhd) company in Malaysia is a private limited business entity which can be started by both locals and foreigners. All businesses in Malaysia are required to be registered with the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM).

What type of company is Sdn Bhd?

Private limited company
Private limited company (Sdn Bhd) A private limited company (Sendirian Berhad or Sdn Bhd) is a separate legal entity from its owners, meaning that it can buy or sell property, enter legal contracts and sue or get sued in courts.

Where can I register SSM?

SSM Company Name Search Online System

  1. Visit to
  2. Click on the icon stating “Register“
  3. Fill in the “Registration Form“, then submit.
  4. Log in with your username & password.
  5. Under Company & Business Information, click on the icon “Search“
  6. Enter your desired company name in the box “By Name“
  7. DONE!

How long to incorporate a company in Malaysia?

5-7 days
The company incorporation process in Malaysia generally takes 5-7 days to complete. This time will vary depending on the availability of the signatories and the completeness of the documents.

What is ROC number in Malaysia?

company registration numbers
In Malaysia, company registration numbers are numbers that identify a company and this number will be printed on their certificate of incorporation. A company registration number is unique to the business it is registered to, and no two businesses will be in possession of the same number.

What is the difference between sole proprietor and Sdn Bhd?

Sole proprietorship business is owned by one individual using their personal name or a trade name. The sole proprietor is also personally liable to the authorities such as the Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri, SSM in their personal capacity. Private Limited Company. Private Limited Company, is known as Sdn Bhd.

What is Berhad and Sdn Bhd?

Berhad (BHD) is a suffix used in Malaysia to identify a public limited company. The suffix Sendirian Berhad (SDN BHD) identifies a private limited company. SDN BHD companies are typically small or midsized enterprises. BHD companies are the largest companies in Malaysia.