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A Free business bank account can be added to your order with all packages
You can upgrade each package during our easy ordering process with optional extras, including:
So what exactly do you need to know about setting up a new company?
We are experts in this process, so if you feel that you do not have quite all the information required prior to you setting up; then contact our team today to enable us to fill in the blanks for you.
But what is involved exactly when you hear the term, ‘setting up a company?
Simply put, we will manage and take care of the process to set your company up with Companies House. All we require from you are details about you and your company inputted into an application form.
Once this has been submitted; you can sit back, relax and await your company being up within 48 hours. Your company will then be registered with the correct government bodies.
Away you go!
Are you a non-UK resident wanting to set up your company within the UK? Then our International Package is ideal for you.
At a price of £114.99; this will cover the entirety of the company set up process; and we’ll also assist you with your UK company formation, and include a list of bundled services and ongoing assistance with Companies House. Find out more information and view the full inclusion list. Setting up your company in the UK has never been easier!
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Are you ready to set up a limited company? If the answer is yes, use our simple company registration checklist to collect all the information you need to register a company.
Use our name check search tool to check your company name is available and ensure your company name ends with “Limited” or “LTD” to start setting up a company.
Choose a SIC code (Standard Industrial Classification code) during the online company formation process to notify Companies House the nature and activity of your business.
Companies House requires a registered office address, which acts as your official address for all company documents. It must be a physical address and not a PO Box or DX address. Your registered office address will be available to the general public and must be in the same country as your registered company. Our registered office address service will safeguard your residential address from being made public.
You must have at least one director aged 16 years or older and each director is required to provide the following information:
It is not a requirement to appoint a company secretary who is responsible for the company’s administration but if you choose to you will need to provide the following information:
At least one shareholder must be appointed to a registered company and provide the following information:
A person of significant control (PSC) is an individual who has significant influence or control over a company. The details a PSC needs to provide are:
To begin the process of setting up a company click on the button below and check if your company name is available using our company name check tool.
A private limited company is a type of small business entity that is privately held.
The significant benefit of a private limited company is limited liability to the owner(s).
This is the most common and popular type of UK company incorporation, with many of these private limited companies being small in size.
To set up a UK limited Company, you will need to provide the following information:
Your Proposed Company Name
A UK Address to use as the Registered Office Address (We can provide one if required)
Full details of the Company Director(s)
Full details of the Shareholder(s) of the Company
Details of the (optional) Company Secretary
The Company's Business Activities, in the form of SIC Codes
The Company's Share Capital
Memorandum and Articles of Association (drafted and provided by us)
We are one of the UK’s leading company formation agents, authorised by Companies House and a member of the Association of Company Registration Agents (ACRA) . We provide our clients with online company set-up, and address services for registered office and service address. We register your company with Companies House online, which enables you to set up a limited company without the need for paper forms to sign and post. Allow us to manage the company set up process for you!
A fast electronic company set-up within 48 hours of submission. We can also process this for you within 3 hours for an extra fee!
Your company set-up is just the beginning of your journey. We are proud to offer free business support and a free company admin portal so you can keep your company details up to date.
No hidden extras with the Companies House registration fee included within your chosen company set-up package.
A quick and easy to use online set up system means your company can be ordered in less than 5 minutes!
Set up your limited company in a matter of a few minutes!
formation with an average set-up time of 3 hours (subject to Companies House processing times)
is just the beginning of your journey - we are proud to offer free business support and a free company admin portal so you can keep your company details up to date
even the Companies House registration fee is included with your package
formation system means a company can be ordered in less than 5 minutes