Extracts from the commercial register of Guam

Schmidt & Schmidt provides extracts from the commercial register of Guam with a translation and an apostille.

Guam is an unincorporated organised territory of the United States of America, located in the subregion of Micronesia the Pacific Ocean. Head of state here is the President of the United States. Head of Guam itself is a Governor, elected by direct vote. Local currency is the US dollar. Official languages are English and Chamorro. Guam is present on the UN list of Non-Self-Governing-Territories.

Economy of Guam is quite stable due to tourism and transfer payments from the US federal treasury. Apart from tourism, Guam is supported by the United States Armed Forces. Guam does not pay income and excise taxes, has a lot of duty-free shops.

Guam is on the EU’s black list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes. According to the Council of the EU, “Guam does not apply any automatic exchange of financial information, has not signed and ratified, including through the jurisdiction they are dependent on, the OECD Multilateral Convention of Mutual Administrative Assistance as amended, does not apply the BEPS minimum standards and did not commit to addressing these issues by 31 December 2018”.

Business activities in Guam are regulated by the Guam Code, Guam Business Corporation Act, and other relevant laws.

Main types of businesses in Guam

  • Partnership
  • Limited partnership
  • Limited liability partnership
  • Limited liability company

Registration of companies and management of the commercial register are the tasks of the Department of Revenue and Taxation of Guam. Business licenses are obtained via One Stop Licensing Center.

Main extract available from the commercial register of Guam is a company profile. It comes in the English language and contains information about a company, relevant at the moment of the request.

  • Full legal name (and former names)
  • Registration number
  • Type of business
  • Legal address
  • Current status (active/inactive)
  • Registrar’s details
  • Other available information

NB: Information about some companies may be unavailable.

Search in the register is not free of charge. Search results are sent to you within 7-14 days after request submission.

To get a required document, we will need the following information about a company:

  • Full legal name
  • Key words in the name
  • Registration number

An extract from the business register of Guam can be used in order to:

  • Obtain detailed information about potential business partners
  • Negotiate foreign trade agreements
  • Register legal entities with foreign participation
  • File legal claims

Apostille for extracts from Guam

Guam acceded to the The Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents on 15 October 1981, as a part of the United States of America.

Therefore, the documents issued in Guam are subject to a simplified apostilling procedure, thus the documents gain full legal value in Convention member states after notarised translation.

You can order free preliminary availability check of required information on our website.

In addition, you can order notarised translation from English.

We provide extracts from the register in strict compliance with the legislation of Unites States of America and the General Data Protection Regulation.

Inquiries are processed within one working day. Courier delivery of apostilled documents is paid separately by courier service tariffs.

You can order free preliminary availability check of required information on our website.

Service Price incl. German VAT 19% Price excl. VAT
Price for an Electronic Extract from 119,00 from 100,00
Price for an Extract with Apostille without international shipping from 714,00 from 600,00

Do you have any questions about the offer? Contact us and arrange a free of charge consultation!

In our video we explain the definition and function of a commercial register and how you can verify the reliability and solvency of your foreign business partner.

Should you wish to check the sincerity of your foreign business partner’s request, Schmidt&Schmidt will gladly assist you.

We offer extracts from the commercial registers of more than 100 different registers in countries spread all around the globe. Additionally, we offer annual statements for a variety of companies. The original extract from any commercial register can be sent to you by mail or as a pdf-file via e-mail. Besides that, commercial register extracts can be authenticated with an apostille.

SEPA Bank Transfer

Electronic extract

Within 24 hours after payment you will receive an email containing an electronic extract in PDF

No subscription

You can order without registration and subscription

Convenient payment options

You can pay via bank transaction, PayPal or Credit Card.

Proper invoicing

You will receive all closing documents required for VAT accounting, such as invoices and certificates of completion.