MY FORMALITIES CENTRE

The Centre des formalités des entreprises (Business Formalities Centre) will help you complete the legal formalities for your company.

This allows you to :

• Have a single contact point.

• Save time and efficiency.

• Simplify your administrative procedures.

• Benefit from personalised advice and immediate processing.
 

To find out how CEM can help you with the drafting of documents, administrative procedures or your search for financing, please contact us directly.

Currently, there are about 6,000 companies operating on the island of Saint Barthelemy. The most represented sector is the service sector. Approximately one third of the businesses are run by women.

— KEY FIGURES FOR COMPANIES

AS OF 20/01/2022

1800+

REQUESTS FROM NATIONALS PER YEAR

6500+

ACTIVE COMPANIES

4500+

COMPANIES IN THE TRADE

2000+

COMPANIES IN THE CHAMBER OF TRADE


30%

SAS

17%

SASU

15%

SARL

53%

EI


— CONTEXT

Saint Barthélemy has become an attractive and dynamic island and its population has doubled in twenty years. The increase from a population of 6800 in 1999 to over 9500 in 2020 (≈ + 40% in 15 years), has had direct effects:

- increasing domestic demand;
- the increase in the number of primary and secondary or occasional residences, vehicles on the road, restaurants in operation, shops and accommodation for residential and tourist purposes.

Five major economic sectors dominate: tourism, construction and public works, real estate, trade and commercial services, which today account for more than half of the jobs in the region.

 

  • Transaction on real estate and business
  • Property management
  • Tourist services
  • Syndic of co-ownership

— REAL ESTATE SECTOR

The CEM has the authority to issue professional cards for real estate activities under the Hoguet Act.

In application of this law, Article 3 of Law 70-9 of 2 January 1970, the CEM issues professional cards, prior declaration receipts and collaborator attestations for the exercise of the activities of :

  • Transaction on real estate and business
  • Property management
  • Tourist services
  • Syndic of co-ownership

 

On the island of Saint-Barthélemy, around 70 cards are active. All the registered professionals on the island can be seen at the following link: HERE

If you wish to obtain your real estate card, modify it, add an activity, please take note of the list of necessary documents available below: HERE

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