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Nanchang Representative Office Registration

Updated:2018-3-29 16:16:57    Source:www.tannet-group.comViews:364

Nanchang representative office registration is one type of company formation services provided by Tannet. A representative office is an office established by a company to conduct marketing and other non-transactional operations, generally in a foreign country where a branch office or subsidiary is not warranted. Representative offices are generally easier to establish than a branch or subsidiary, as they are not used for actual "business" and therefore there is less incentive for them to be regulated.

Function of Nanchang Representative Office
1. Conduct research and survey for its parent enterprise in Nanchang;
2. Liaise with local and foreign contacts in Nanchang on behalf of the parent enterprise;
3. Conduct research and provide data and promotional materials to potential clients or trading partners;
4. Act as a coordinator for the parent enterprise's activities in Nanchang;
5. Make travel arrangements for parent enterprise representatives and potential Chinese clients;

Prohibitions for Nanchang Representative Office
Under no circumstances may a Representative Office do the following in China:
1. Directly engaged in any business for profit;
2. Sign contracts or deals on behalf of the parent enterprise;
3. Represent any firm other than its parent enterprise;
4. Collect money or issue invoice within China for services or products;
5. Buy property or import production equipment;
6. Features of a Representative Office.

Legal Status of Nanchang Representative Office
The Representative Office is a non-legal entity operating representing its parent company overseas. A representative office is not allowed to engage itself in business activities, issue invoices on its own, remitting outward, signing sales or purchase contracts, or receiving income from services performed but may act as a liaison and promotion office for its parent company.

Name for Nanchang Representative Office
The name of the Representative office should be in the form of "Name of the Enterprise + Name of the City + Representative Office".

Business Address of Nanchang Representative Office
At the beginning of setting up Nanchang Representative Office, it is advised to decide the place and building where office is going to be located first, as the address of the proposed office will have to be mentioned in the application for approval.

Contact Us
If you have further inquires, please do not hesitate to contact Tannet at anytime, anywhere by simply visiting Tannet’s website, or calling Hong Kong hotline at 852-27826888 or China hotline at 86-755-82143422, or emailing to You are also welcome to visit our office situated in 16/F, Taiyangdao Bldg 2020, Dongmen Rd South, Luohu, Shenzhen, China.

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