TMF Labuan

Providing critical compliance and corporate administrative services in Labuan and around the world

TMF Labuan has a strong international management team of specialists in accounting, tax, entity management, payroll and HR.

For over two decades, our local experts have worked with businesses of all sizes who wish to set up or expand their business operations in Labuan and beyond.

Our team of experienced professionals can help you to incorporate or invest quickly, safely and efficiently.

Our services

Flexible delivery of bookkeeping, accounts, management reporting and tax services to local and international standards, keeping you compliant

One of the largest independent administrators of structured finance entities in the world, with teams in all key onshore and offshore locations

We support full fund lifecycles with global solutions tailormade for each client, creating value and operational efficiency for asset managers

Our expertise in corporate secretarial, regulatory compliance and fiduciary services can help you manage and maintain entities across borders

We simplify global payroll operations and HR transformation with fully managed and standardised payroll processing alongside HR admin support

Our services for private clients and their extended families cover all requirements, from complex cross-border assets to succession planning

Local services

In addition to our portfolio of global services, TMF Labuan offers specific expertise and services in a number of areas:

Office space

We offer turnkey furnished offices for rent in the Labuan IBFC. Shared office resources and front desk support are available if and when required.

Labuan work permits

We assist expatriates with their work permit application and submission to the Labuan authority and Immigration Department of Malaysia.

Financial services licence

Financial services such as banking, insurance, fund management, money brokers, leasing etc., require a licence from the Labuan authorities to conduct business. TMF Labuan has the expertise and experience to assist clients to obtain these licences.

FATCA and CRS compliance

We have a specialised team to take care of clients’ FATCA and CRS compliance and reporting obligations.

Ship registration

Certain benefits are available to shipowners when the vessel is registered with the Malaysian International Shipping Registry. TMF Labuan can assist with end-to-end process of the ship registration.

Pension administration

Our dedicated team of pension administrators are qualified trust and estate practitioners who can take care of pensioners assets invested into our Labuan International Pension Scheme.

Fund administration

We administer Labuan and non-Labuan private equity and hedge funds. We also provided investor services and custodian services.

Doing business in Labuan

Country profile

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Office locations


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LeeKuan Lim

Managing Director of TMF Malaysia

Caroline Wong

Head of TMF Labuan

Patrice Lo

Managing Director, Singapore
Market Head - Singapore, Malaysia, Australia & New Zealand


ISO/IEC 27001 Certification

ISO IEC 27001 Certification – TMF Labuan adheres to the leading international standards of data security and information management.

What sets our
services apart?

More than 50 years’
experience helping
companies to expand
and operate

A global leader and the
only provider capable of
bundling corporate
secretarial, payroll, and
accounting services

One firm, with a global
master service
agreement, consistent
service and

We make a complex
world simple

TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world.

Our 9,100 experts and 120 offices in 85 jurisdictions worldwide serve corporates, financial institutions, asset managers, private clients and family offices, providing the combination of accounting, tax, payroll, fund administration, compliance and entity management services essential to global business success.

We know how to unlock access to the world’s most attractive markets – no matter how complex – swiftly, safely and efficiently. That’s why more than 60% of the Fortune Global 500 and FTSE 100, and almost half the top 300 private equity firms, work with us.

Our unique global delivery model, underpinned by our innovative digital platforms, means we can cover sectors as diverse as capital markets, private equity, real estate, pharmaceuticals, energy and technology, with experts on the ground providing local support.

With year-on-year growth averaging 8% since 2013, TMF Group is a trusted and reliable partner. Whether operating across one border or many, with a handful of staff or several thousand, we have the business-critical support you need to expand, operate and grow while remaining compliant, everywhere.

Get in touch with us today to discuss your needs

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