A shareholders’ register is a list, maintained by the board of a company, of the division of the company’s
The portion of registered capital of a private or public limited company
» Meer over share shares ( share The portion of registered capital of a private or public limited company
» Meer over share stocks). This register includes personal data and addresses of all shareholders, as well as the dates of acquisition of the shares (stocks).
At the moment the shareholders’ register in the Netherlands is a physical register, like a book. It must be kept at the offices of the company. New legislation is proposed to digitalise the shareholders’ register. That way authorities as the tax authorities or civil notaries can consult the register to find out who are the shareholders of a Dutch private limited.