Does the company have loans or borrowings secured by its assets?

If you are considering:

1)      lending money to a company;

2)      purchasing an asset from a company (such as a bulldozer from a construction company); or are

3)      considering buying a company outright,

then you should check to see if the company has previously pledged its assets to a third party as this can affect your legal rights. To assist you in this investigation, visit the Tongan PPSA registry site maintained by the Ministry and found at  If you are considering buying land from a company you should check with the Lands Ministry.