Shareholders Agreement – in terms of South Africa’s Companies Act of 2008

Do you need a Shareholders Agreement for your Company? You can use our FREE Shareholders Agreement or we can create a Custom Shareholders Agreement for your Company.

A Shareholders Agreement is setup to protect the shareholders of a Company. It helps to establish a relationship between the shareholders and how the Company is managed. It sets out the duties and rights of the shareholders. It also regulates the sale of shares withing the Company.

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Advantages of a Shareholders Agreement

  • All the share holders are kept accountable.
  • Shareholders are protected against lawsuits.
  • It will insure a clear partnership understanding. 
  • It shows how the Company is managed on a daily basis.
  • Shareholders can be prevented from selling their shares to someone outside of the Company, making sure that the other Shareholders get the first option.

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Download a Shareholders Agreement Template or Apply for a Custom Shareholders Agreement

Here is an example of what a typical Shareholders Agreement looks like. Click on the link to Download the Shareholders Agreement Template: Download Shareholders Agreement

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