Online Company Registration

On 22nd March 2018, the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (“DICA”) published its Notice on New Electronic Companies Registration System to set out rules and procedures for online company registration, filings and communications with the Company Registration Office.  The objective of the Notice is to support the implementation of the Myanmar Companies Law 2017 (“MCL”).  The said online system is called “Myanmar Companies Online” (“MyCO”).  MyCo will be launched on 1st August 2018, the effective date of the MCL.

DICA has prepared and released the prescribed forms for registration of the private limited company, the public limited company, etc. in order to speed up the company registration process and to raise the public awareness.


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