Certificate of Good Standing
It is issued by the Registrar of Companies and contains the following information:
Name of the Company
Registered Agent & Registered Office
Confirmation that the Company is up to date in the payment of it’s government fees
Most banks require the Certificate of Good Standing for opening a corporate bank account. If the Certificate of Good Standing is legalized with Apostille, no additional legalization of the document by an embassy or consulate of the foreign country is required.
If you’re company is older than 1 year and you are planning to open a corporate bank account by yourself, you should order the Certificate of Good Standing legalized with Apostille.