Set-up and Maintenance Fees

How much does it cost to establish a Dutch company with a business in the Netherlands?

The cost of the Dutch civil law notary in relation to the incorporation of a Dutch private limited liability company (BV) depends on various parameters such as volume nominal capital, number of incorporators/ directors, required special provisions in the articles of association.

The Dutch civil law notary rates can be billed on the basis of an hourly rate or a fixed fee. Please find below a trustworthy fee estimated overview regarding the establishment/incorporation of a Dutch private limited liability company (BV) in the Netherlands.

Dutch private limited liability company (BV)

The cost of incorporating a standard BV is around EUR 1,500 (ex VAT), which includes the standard articles of association in Dutch and an English translation.

Dutch public limited liability company (NV)

The cost of incorporating a standard Dutch public limited liability company (NV) is around EUR 1,850 – EUR 3,100 (ex VAT), which includes the standard articles of association in Dutch and an English translation.

Dutch cooperative

The cost of incorporating a standard Dutch cooperative is around EUR 1,850 (ex VAT), which includes the standard articles of association and an English translation.

Dutch Foundation

The cost of incorporating a standard Dutch foundation (stichting) is around EUR 1,450 (ex VAT), which includes the establishment of a special purpose vehicle and an English translation.

Limited partnership (CV)

The cost of the establishment of a Dutch limited partnership (commanditaire vennootschap – ‘CV’) is around EUR 1,250 (ex VAT), which includes the standard deed / agreement written in English.