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Simple and efficient, all up and running in less than 24hrs and no dramas well worth paying for!

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Authorised Company Formation Agents

Four Easy & Simple Steps

1. Select your Company Name

2. Choose One Of Our Packs

3. Enter Your Full Details

4. Make Secure Payment

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Limited by shares company formation packages

For New Clients
For Existing Clients

If this is your first purchase from us, you can take advantage of our discounted offer of £8.99 for the starter pack. If you have used our service before, select the "existing client" tab.

Starter
One time only
£8.99
About this pack:

Ideal for contractors, single owner managed companies, dormant companies and name protection.

Contents:
  • New, ready to trade company
  • Emailed certificates
  • Admin porta.
Printed
£16.99 +VAT
About this pack:

Suitable for companies that are owned and managed by more than one person.

Contents:
  • Everything from previous pack
  • Printed Certificate
Privacy
Best Buy - see why
£24.99 +VAT
About this pack:

This is the best option if you are running your business from home or travel a lot. Post is scanned Free & stored securely in your ShareFile account.

Contents:
  • Everything from previous pack.
  • Registered Office.
  • Service address for all directors.
  • Scanned official post
Business Pack
£30.99 +VAT
About this pack:

Everything, you need to start a business, including a prestigious address and telephone number.

Contents:
  • Everything from previous pack
  • Business telephone line for 3 month
International
£37.99 +VAT
About this pack:

Suitable for our overseas customers, UK address, UK telephone number and formation documents couriered worldwide.

Contents:
  • Everything from previous pack
  • Additional Work On MLR Compliance
starter pack Starter
What's Included
One time only
£8.99
  • Ready to Trade Ltd Company
  • Companies House Filing Fee
  • Digital Certificate of Incorporation
  • Digital Mem & Articles of Association
  • Digital Share Certificate(s)
  • Digital Company Register with First Entries
  • Company Administration Portal
  • Web Authentication Code
  • Free Domain Name
printed pack Printed
What's Included £16.99 +VAT
  • Ready to Trade Ltd Company
  • Companies House Filing Fee
  • Digital Certificate of Incorporation
  • Digital Mem & Articles of Association
  • Digital Share Certificate(s)
  • Digital Company Register with First Entries
  • Digital Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Company Administration Portal
  • Web Authentication Code
  • Free Domain Name
  • Printed Mem & Articles of Association
  • Printed Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Printed Share Certificate(s)
  • PSC Register
privacy pack Privacy
Best Buy - see why
What's Included £24.99 +VAT
  • Ready to Trade Ltd Company
  • Companies House Filing Fee
  • Digital Certificate of Incorporation
  • Digital Mem & Articles of Association
  • Digital Share Certificate(s)
  • Digital Company Register with First Entries
  • Digital Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Printed Mem & Articles of Association
  • Printed Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Company Administration Portal
  • Web Authentication Code
  • Free Domain Name
  • Printed Share Certificate(s)
  • PSC Register
  • Registered office service
  • Service Address for all directors
business pack Business Pack
What's Included £30.99 +VAT
  • Ready to Trade Ltd Company
  • Companies House Filing Fee
  • Digital Certificate of Incorporation
  • Digital Mem & Articles of Association
  • Digital Share Certificate(s)
  • Digital Company Register with First Entries
  • Digital Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Company Administration Portal
  • Web Authentication Code
  • Free Domain Name
  • Printed Mem & Articles of Association
  • Printed Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Printed Share Certificate(s)
  • PSC Register
  • Registered office service
  • Service Address for all directors
  • Telephone Service
international pack International
What's Included £37.99 +VAT
  • Ready to Trade Ltd Company
  • Companies House Filing Fee
  • Maintained Statutory Books
  • Digital Certificate of Incorporation
  • Digital Mem & Articles of Association
  • Digital Share Certificate(s)
  • Digital Company Register with First Entries
  • Digital Minutes of First Board Meeting
  • Company Administration Portal
  • Web Authentication Code
  • Free Domain Name
  • PSC Register
  • Registered office service
  • Service Address for all directors
  • Additional Work On MLR Compliance
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Limited Company Formation

How long does it take to form a company?

Just most formation agents, we use a third-party software system that links our orders directly to Companies House. Once your order is placed, it is automatically forwarded to Companies House. The time taken is entirely dependent on Companies House’s workload. Companies House will normally complete your application within 1 working day. In unusual circumstances, Companies House systems can be interrupted and take more than a day to resolve, but this is very rare.

Do I need to specify what my business is or the objectives of the company?

There is no requirement to specify the objectives of your company or the nature of your trade in the articles of association (constitution) of the company. But you will be asked to provide a SIC (Standard Industrial Classification) code when you make your application. A drop-down list of all the available classifications is available at the appropriate juncture in the application. You only need to select one code, and it should be the code that is the most accurate. It is very rare to find an exact SIC match, so use the best match you can find in the drop-down list.

What are the charges?

You can form a company for as little as £8.99 if you are a first-time buyer and have not placed an order with us before. There is a selection of packages that are more expensive and there are extra services you can buy. We charge for all the extras, but they are entirely optional, and you are not obliged to buy them. All our prices are clearly stated.

If you are not a first-time buyer and wish to form an additional company, you will be asked to pay our standard price for the basic package of £12.99+VAT.

How many people do I need to form a company?

You need a shareholder and a director. The shareholder and the director can be the same person; so a company can be formed with just 1 person. Shareholders are the owners of the company while the directors are the people responsible for managing a company. The director must be at least 16 years of age.

What documents are required to create a company?

You do not need any documents to form a company, and the entire process is online. Our systems generate and submit forms IN01 and the Memorandum and articles of association on your behalf when you complete your order.

What company name can I use?

Subject to specific rules, you can use any company name, provided it does not already exist or resembles another company name on the Companies House Register. Our name search box is linked to Companies House and will advise you if your proposed name is available. For more information about company names, go to our names link.

What happens after I have placed my order?

Once your order is placed, you will receive an automated email acknowledgment of the order. In the meantime, Companies House will process your application. Once the company is formed, you will be notified by email and you will also receive PDF copies of your certificate of incorporation, share certificates and Memorandum and articles of association. Please check your email filters to ensure that you are notified when the email arrives. You will also have a portal that you can access to make changes to your company as and when you require. Your web authentication code is saved in the portal so that your changes can be automatically updated at Companies House.

When can I start trading?

You can start trading as soon as your company has been formed. Our system automatically sends you a PDF of your certificate of incorporation. Once you have the certificate, you know your company exists. The instant your company is formed, it has the legal capacity to enter into agreements.

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International Packages For Non UK Residents

If you are not resident in the UK, don't worry you can still from a UK company.

International Packages

Optional services available with company formation

You can buy these products either as part of a package or as an ‘add-on’ in the ordering process.

Free Service Addresses

Registered Office Service

Our Registered Office Service includes free service addresses for the directors, shareholders and company secretary, thereby allowing anyone involved in the company to maintain their privacy free of charge. The service addresses continue to be free whilst you are using our Registered Office Service.

Scanned Post Service

Scanned Post

Unless you have the privacy upgrade, all our address services include free official post scanning with optional upgrades to include all business post. Your scanned post will be kept in a secure ShareFile account (operated by Citrix) and will be ready for you to access whenever you like. Users of the business post upgrade can also email us other documents for storage.

Telephone Services

Telephone Service

No need to get a new telephone line when you start your business. For £10+VAT per quarter, we can offer a local telephone number and calls can be diverted to your existing numbers. Call charges start at 3.6 pence per minute. You can also upgrade this service to include call answering and message taking.

At £39+vat, our annual renewal fee is the lowest of any Central London address provider.

Lowest because, unlike our competitors, We don't ever charge for the following:

  • Directors service addresses for one or more directors.
  • Service addresses for one or more shareholders.
  • Service address for the company secretary.
  • Scanning your post.

In 12 months time you won’t feel the need to change address to save, in some cases, significant amounts of renewal fees. Furthermore you won’t need to spend time changing:

  • Your website contact details
  • Your stationery.
  • Your Companies House records.
  • The service addresses of the directors, shareholders and company secretary.

We are rated Excellent in our service

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