Form your company for as little as £13 and get a fast track business account and a months free accounting. Start your company with a bang!
Choose your company name and type.
Formation services from £13, plus options to add extras if needed.
Pay for your company using our secure online checkout.
Complete your particulars, directors, shareholders.
We take care of the paperwork, so that you can focus on running your empire like a boss!
Good question! There are many company formation agents out there but here are some key reasons why entrepreneurs love our service.
No matter your question or issue our expert support team are on hand to give you the help you need during the company formation process and best of all it won’t cost you anything, call us for free or send an email and we will help you every step of the way.
Our unique company formation pricing system allows you to select the company type you need and then pick the additional services suited to your specific requirements. No more packages that you don’t need!
Our quick company formation process means you can have your company up and ready to trade within one working day. Simply complete the four-step online order form and we will do the rest.
We pride ourselves with the knowledge and expertise gained from over 30 years’ experience as company formation agents. You can trust us to get the company set up properly for you.
Our unique company manager system will send you useful company reminders such as when your confirmation statement is due. We can also help you with all your company secretarial matters.
Take advantage of special offers from our carefully selected partners and get some great deals to manage and grow your new business.
All the details you need to know and provide during the company formation process.
Check your company name in our search box, which will let you know if it is available for registration. Choose your company type: Limited (most popular for trading companies), Limited by Guarantee (for not for profit and charities) or Limited Liability Partnership (often used for firms of lawyers and accountants). Make sure you also select a SIC code which describes to Companies House the activities of your new business (retail, consulting etc).
A Registered Office is the official company address that is available to view on the public register and will be used to send official documents from Companies House, HMRC and other government departments. A Registered Office address cannot be PO BOX or DX address and must be in the same country as your registered company. We provide a registered office service if you do not have something suitable or would rather keep your residential address private.
A director oversees the day-to-day running of the company. You must have at least one director aged 16 or over and provide the following details: full name, date of birth, nationality, occupation, service address and residential address. Your chosen director can also be selected as your shareholder meaning the same person can hold both roles in your company.
The shareholders are the owners of the company, but will not usually be involved in the running of the company on a day-to-day basis (unless also a director). The extent of the shareholders ultimate control over the company is determined by the proportion of the share capital that they own. You must have at least one shareholder and provide the following details: full name, date of birth, nationality, service address, shareholding and residential address. Your chosen shareholder can also be selected as your director meaning the same person can hold both roles in your company.
You must indicate if there are any persons with significant control (PSCs). This is someone who owns or controls more than 25% of the shares or voting rights in the company, or otherwise has significant control over the company.
The idea of forming your own company can be exciting, but we understand the thought of going through the process to make that happen can feel overwhelming and layered with confusion. That is why our mission is to simplify the process and provide a guided path to help you fast track your business venture.
Start by reading a few of our essential guides below to help get you on the right path to forming your own company.
The three most common company types are Private Limited by Shares (LTD), a Company Limited by Guarantee and a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). They can all be formed online using our 4 step order form. For less common company types that might need specific articles of association or multiple share structures call our helpline and one of our formation experts can discuss your company structure requirements.
Also, known as a private limited company, this is the most common company type as it is used to trade for profit.Learn more
Also known as a guarantee or not–for–profit company, this company structure is used for social enterprises, associations and charities.Learn more
This company structure was created for traditional partnerships, such as lawyers, accountants and architects, that wanted to benefit from limited liability.Learn more
You can claim a Fast Track Business Bank Account with every company registered with us.
A bank account is essential for any business that wishes to trade. Our bank account with company formation service will help speed up the time to open your bank account.
You will be shown a selection of banks during the order process tailored to your business.
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