If you want to work on Bonaire as an entrepreneur you must register your company in the Commercial Register. If you would like to know more about the Commercial Register, you may download the document “The most frequently asked questions about the Commercial Register“.
Registering your company in the Commercial Register is not difficult, but it does require some of your time and attention. You must meet a number of legal requirements in order to register successfully. You may register by creating a login with a corresponding password online and entering your details into the Chamber’s Commercial Register system. On Bonaire, legal entities are registered in the Chamber of Commerce Commercial Register by the notary. To register a legal entity you should, therefore, contact one of the civil law notaries on Bonaire.
To register a sole proprietorship, HERE to access the online registration form. After online registration and payment, you will need to visit the Bonaire Chamber of Commerce to verify your identity.
If you do not have a computer or scanner at home, you may visit the Chamber of Commerce in person to enter your details by using our “Digital kiosk”. Chamber of Commerce employees will be happy to assist you with entering the data into the Commercial Register online.
If you want to set up a General Partnership (VOF), a Limited Partnership (CV) or a Public Partnership, you may click HERE to access the online registration form for these companies. After registering, you must also visit the Chamber of Commerce to have your identity verified.