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Doing business in the Falkland Islands

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in the Falkland Islands.

Some feaures on this page link to licensed products and are only available to logged-in members and students. 

Access to articles is provided subject to publishers' terms of use.

Economic and political outlook

ICAEW members, ACA students and other entitled users can access a selection of summaries, profiles and news updates on current economic and political conditions, future trends and forecasts.

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Useful contacts

Falkland Islands Government Office
Falkland House
14 Broadway
London SW1H 0BH

T +44 (0)20 7222 2542
F +44 (0)20 7222 2375

Business and investment

Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce
Organisation providing support to the business community and those interested in doing business in the the Falkland Islands


We can help ICAEW members locate financial data and reports for companies in this country through our company research service.


Falkland Islands Statute Law Database
Government database of all Ordinances, secondary legislation, UK laws and EU laws in force in the Falkland Islands. Users can browse legislation by title or search by keywords and dates.


Department of Agriculture
The department compiles farming statistics on farms by size and animal population and stock movements.

Fisheries Department
The government department publishes comprehensive annual statistics covering licence allocations and total catch figures.

Trade and Investment factsheet
Regularly updated bulletin from the Department for International Trade providing the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and Falkland Islands. It covers trade in goods by commodity, trade in services by service type, trade by UK regions, UK market share, number of VAT-registered businesses trading goods, trade in value added, and foreign direct investment.

International statistics

See our guide to international statistics for sources of global and regional data.


Employment and taxation
Government information on corporation tax, income tax, residency for tax purposes, non-residents and non-ordinarily residents, residents and/or ordinarily residents, and retirement pension scheme.

Fiscal regime
Information provided by the Falkland Islands Government Department of Mineral Resources on corporation tax, personal tax and tax allowances.

Oil and gas taxation in the Falkland Islands
Deloitte, 2015
Overview of key taxes and rates applicable to the oil and gas extraction industries in the territory. It covers corporate income tax, tax incentives, payments to related parties, transactions, royalties, withholding taxes, indirect taxes, and other topics.

Further reading

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