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Quick & Easy Online Process
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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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If you are not resident in the UK, don't worry you can still from a UK company.International Packages
You can buy these products either as part of a package or as an ‘add-on’ in the ordering process.
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.
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.
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.
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: