you are considering any project requiring significant
funding, hence financial risk, it is worth considering
setting up a limited liability company.
Trading companies have shares and shareholders and can
make a profit for it's shareholders, charity companies
do not have shares and may not divide any profit between
assist you to set up your company, we have provided
links to Companies House. Other than that we are
in no way connected with or part of Companies House, and
all trademarks are hereby acknowledged.
free company information and purchase company documents
forms 10 and 12 to be able to file your new company.
Before doing so, check to see the name is free using the
Companies House search facility: WebCheck link above.
It takes about 7-10 days for your company Certificate to
come back. The staff at Companies House are
friendly and very helpful.
you have any problems with your application :
them for help Are
you satisfied with their service?
directors and secretary and intended situation
of registered office - application fee £20
sheet to Form 10
(statutory) on application for registration
- swear at any solicitors office for £5
of allotment of shares
of a contract relating to shares allotted as
fully or partly paid up otherwise than in cash.
of increase in nominal capital
in relation to assistance for the acquisition of
by the directors of a holding company in
relation to assistance for the acquisition of
by a company purchasing its own shares.
by a public company purchasing its own shares
for holding in treasury.
by a public company cancelling or selling shares
in relation to the redemption or purchase of
shares out of capital.
of register of debenture holders
of Register of Debenture Holders in a
of accounting reference date
of claim to extension of period allowed for
laying and delivering accounts - oversea
business or interests
of situation or address of registered office
of Director or Secretary
appointment as Director or Secretary
of particulars for Director or Secretary
will need two more documents:
of Association 2) Memorandum
documents are available on this site at 1)
& 2) above for a Charity company. You
will need to insert your new company name and the
personal details of the Directors and Company Secretary
on the forms and where indicated in red on the Articles
and Memorandum documents. Cut the text from
the webpage and insert it into a Word or other word
you do not intend to trade, there is no need to file
accounts, just an annual statement to that effect about
one year after the company is formed or until you wind
the company up. Good luck with your venture.