Deadline for registration in the Central Registry

In view of the recently established Central Registry of Ultimate Beneficial Owners, authorized persons of existing registered entities are obliged to, no later than 31 January 2019, register the data regarding the ultimate beneficial owner in the Central Registry, using a qualified electronic signature. Attached herewith is a bilingual guide which describes in more detail the procedures of registration in the Central Registry.


Law on Amendments and Supplements to the Company Law

On 1 October 2018, most provisions of the Law on the Amendments and Supplements to the Company Law come into force, while the provisions regulating the cross-border merger and absorption of companies, the European Society and European Economic Interest Grouping shall apply as of 1 January 2022. The main reason for adopting the Law is to harmonize the legal system of the Republic of Serbia with the acquis of the EU in the field of corporate law.

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