What is Labuan Company?

  • Labuan Company (“LC”) is a company incorporated or registered under Labuan Companies Act 1990.
  • May be a company limited by shares or by guarantee or an unlimited company.
  • Able to participate in business activities
  • Would need to be licensed if it intends to undertake businesses as defined under the Labuan Financial Services and Securities Act 2010 & Labuan Islamic Financial Services and Securities Act 2010.
  • Can own controlling stakes in a Malaysian domestic company
  • Residents and non-residents of Malaysia are permitted to establish a LC
  • 100% foreign ownership allowed


  • Shall have at least have one resident director and one resident secretary.
  • No minimum capital and no authorised share capital requirements.
  • The shares issued shall have no par or nominal value.
  • Shall have a registered office in Labuan which is the office of the resident secretary.

  • Incorporation within 48 hours upon the completion of all the required documents.
  • No bearer shares are allowed.
  • Accepted for listing at key international exchanges including:
  1. National Stock Exchange of Australia
  2. Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  3. Singapore Exchange
  4. NASDAQ Dubai