After a company is registered, if there is any change in the registration matters such as change of address, change of directors or supervisors, amendment to articles of incorporation, increase or decrease of capital, etc.,the company and the person in charge shall submit relevant documents and apply to the competent authority for company registration for such change within 15 days after the change in accordance with the law.
The registration of the Company and its changes are governed by the “Regulations Governing Company Registration” authorized by Article 387 of the Company Act, which facilitates the application procedures for company registration.
Application by mail/ Over-the-counter application: A total of 15 accepting authorities including the Ministry of Economic Affairs (Department of Commerce and Central Office); Taipei City Government; Kaohsiung City Government; New Taipei City Government; Taichung City Government; Tainan City Government; Taoyuan City Government; Export Processing Zone Administration of Ministry of Economic Affairs; Hsinchu and 3 other Science Park Administrations of the Ministry of Science and Technology; Pingtung Agricultural Biotechnology Park Preparatory Office; Maritime and Port Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications; and Civil Aeronautics Administration of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications.
How long does it take?
General Application (Non-Internet): List of Processing Time for “Application for Registration of Change of Company”
Online application: 1 day (in the case of the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Economic Affairs)