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Turkey Business Credit Report Services
Creditreform operates a global specialist International Business credit report service. We have local offices and fully approved international risk analysis experts in every country worldwide. This enables us to provide expert up-to-date business credit report information on businesses anywhere in the world.
Main reasons why our business credit reports are so important they enable clients to trade with confidence.
The local International Business Credit Report Partners are able to:
Assess local businesses trading activities.
Update information immediately if there are any changes.
Give accurate feedback based on the local economies.
Communicate effectively with businesses as they share the same time zones
Herewith details of our business credit reporting service in Turkey:
Location of company credit check service office(s) in Turkey
Number of Turkey Business Credit Reporting staff?
How long have you been operating a Turkey business credit reporting service?
Over 25 years
What type of business credit reports do you provide in Turkey:
Corporate business credit reports online and offline – Only offline reports
Non limited business credit reports online and offline – Offline reports only
Bespoke investigated business credit reports - Yes
What are the business credit report delivery times in Turkey?
Instant Online business credit report - No
Flash business credit report - 1 Working Days
Express business credit report – 3 Working Days
Normal business credit report – 5 Working Days
How many company registries are there in Turkey for businesses (i.e. UK has just 1 central registry)?
Registry in Ankara
Currency: Turkish lira
GDP Ranking: 19th
Population: ca 83 million
The main industries in Turkey include Textiles food processing autos electronics tourism mining coal chromite copper boron steel petroleum construction lumber paper.
Main Trading Partners of Turkey:
Do business credit reports contain negative information?
Yes, the reports include negative information
Do you provide consumer credit reports in Turkey?
Available Upon Request
Specialist Debt Recovery Service Turkey No Win No Fee
There are many unique requirements to international debt collection services in all countries including Turkey debt collection services which differ from the UK debt collection agency services and therefore it is very important that cases are handled directly by our expert Turkey debt collection agency and not from debt collectors UK. This method of Turkey debt collection sets Creditreform aside from the competition who in many cases will operate an international debt collection service from a UK debt collector only. Using the local Turkey debt collection agency enables us to achieve a far greater success rate and our No Win No Fee service together with competitive commission rates against monies recovered only ensures you get the best service.
Creditreform’s debt collection company service also uses expert international tracing agents including Turkey tracing agent services to locate any absconded debtor. This tracing service is provided on a No Find No Fee basis only charging for a successful trace.
Specialist Business Credit Report Experts
There are many unique requirements to providing international business credit reports in all countries including Turkey business credit reporting services which differ from Credit Reports UK services. Therefore it is very important that information is obtained directly by our expert international local business credit reporting partners and not from the Credit Report UK services. Our multi lingual local partners are able to provide all business credit reports in English including the bespoke investigated business credit reports.
Turkey Company Registry Name
Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey – Turkish Trade Registry Gazette
Turkey Company Registry Address
Dumlupınar Bul.No: 252 (Eskişehir road 9.km) 06530 Ankara
Language(s) of Turkey Company Registry
The Turkey Company Register is in Turkish and English languages only.
Number of Company Registries in Turkey
1 company register in Turkey
Related Associations in Turkey
Central Registration System (MERSİS)
Turkish Standards Institution – Company Search
Adana – Adana Chamber of Commerce – Trade Name Search
Aksaray – Aksaray Chamber of Commerce
Bursa – Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Search for Member Companies
Gaziantep – Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce – Member Search
Istanbul – Istanbul Chamber of Commerce – Company Search
Konya – Konya Chamber of Commerce – Company Directory
Mersin – Mersin Chamber of Commerce
Can you search companies online for free in Turkey?
Yes, you can search for free at Turkey Company Registry.
What information can I view for free at Turkey Company Registry
None but a Turkey company extract/profile will include where available:
Turkey Company Name
Turkey Registered Number
Turkey Local Region
What information is included in a Turkey Company Profile / Extract?
Turkey Company Name
Turkey Registration Date
Turkey Registration Number
Turkey Activity / Type of Business
Turkey Company Address
Turkey Share capital
Turkey Director and proprietors
Do you need to register / sign up at the Turkey Company Registry?
No, you do not need to register at the Turkey Company Registry.
Number of Registered Companies in Turkey
Over 1,500,000 companies registered in Turkey
How to Register / Incorporate a company in Turkey?
You can register a company in Turkey through a Turkey company formation agent.
Minimum share capital (private limited) in Turkey
20% is minimum share capital in Turkey
What is the Corporate tax rate in Turkey?
EUR 1 is corporate tax rate in Turkey
What is the VAT rate payable on sales to local customers in Turkey?
18% is VAT rate in Turkey
Types of Companies in Turkey
Adi Şirket : ≈ Simple Partnership (has no legal personality)
Şahıs şirketleri ≈ Partnerships (Unlike the partnerships in Anglo-American law, they also have legal personality like companies)
Koll. Şti. (Kolektif şirket): ≈ Collective partnership
Kom. Şti (Komandit şirket) ≈ Commandite partnership Can be established as simple commandite partnership or as commandite company divided into shares (Sermayesi paylara bölünmüş komandit şirket).
Sermaye şirketleri ≈ Companies
A.Ş. / A.O. (Anonim Şirket / Anonim Ortaklık): ≈ Joint stock company Minimum capital is TRY 50,000. Bearer or registered shares, of a minimum par value of TRY 0.01 each. Only type of company that can be publicly traded in Turkish Law.
Ltd. Şti. / L.Ş. / L.O. (Limited şirket / Limited Ortaklık) ≈ Limited company Minimum capital is TRY 10,000. Registered shares only, of a minimum par value of TRY 25 each.
HAAO (Halka Açık Anonim Ortaklık) ≈ Publicly held corporation This essentially is a special type of A.O. These type of companies can only be established as A.O.'s. When there are no specific rules under Capital Markets legislation, A.O. rules under Turkish Commercial Code will be applied to HAAO's.
Koop. (Kooperatif Şirket) ≈ Cooperative
(irtibat bürosu): ≈ Liaison Office
Şahıs Firması: ≈ Sole Proprietorship
Şb. (Şube): ≈ Branch
Turkey Company Documents Available
Turkey Company Commercial Extract
What are the Financial Regulatory Authorities in Turkey?
Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency of Turkey (BRSA)
Capital Markets Board of Turkey (CMB)
What are the Stock Exchanges in Turkey?
Borsa Istanbul (XIST) in Istanbul which was founded in 1866
Can you order a Turkey Apostille Certificate?
Yes, Turkey agreed to the 1961 Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents. Therefore, Turkey accepts the Apostille Certificate for Turkey Company Registry Search Documents in place of any further legalisation process.
Turkey signed up to the Hague Convention on 29th September 1985.
Turkey Company Registry Search
All local Turkey Company searches can be under taken via our Turkey Company Registry search. Where there is more than one Turkey Company Registry an Turkey company search will be made via a local Turkey company registry search in the city where the company or business is registered. Many Turkey company searches can be made on line but in some cases the Turkey company search needs to search the local Turkey company register in person, post or by email. Creditreform and it’s local company search partners undertake these services on behalf of our international clients.
Turkey Company Documents
The Turkey Company Registry hold all company documents on record and many of these can be downloaded instantly if you have registered with the Turkey company registry. Alternatively you can order Turkey company documents, company extracts or any registered document such as the Turkey Memorandum of Association via Creditreform. Creditreform’ s local registered agent will then undertake an Turkey company search on your behalf and we will forward the results via email.
Turkey Certificate of Good Standing
The certificate of Good standing is issued by the local Turkey company registry and in many cases can be downloaded by a registered company agent. Besides the Certificate of Good Standing other specific documents can be purchased such as the Turkey Certificate of Incorporation or the Turkey Memorandum of Association..
Turkey Private Investigation Work
There are many reasons for the need to use our Turkey private investigator or Turkey process server. We partner with fully approved local Turkey private detectors who are experts in their field and provide our clients with a fully confidential service including Turkey skip tracing and Turkey document serving where required.
Turkey Company Formations
There are many reasons why our clients need to use our Turkey company formation services. Through our fully approved local Turkey company registration agent the Turkey company incorporation is made as simple as possible. We will undertake all the necessary Turkey company searches to ensure the chosen name is available and guide you through the necessary documentation required to incorporate the company required.