You can change the name of your limited company at any time after incorporation. Rapid Formations provides a professional service to change your company name on your behalf.
We will prepare and file the required documentation for a change of name and the process should take no longer than 24 hours to complete.
Select Buy Now and complete the application form with details of the company name you wish to change.
It usually takes around 3-4 working days in total to change a company name on the Companies House register. We will send you digital documents to sign within 1-2 working days, by email.
Once you have signed and sent them back via email or post, it will take 1-2 working days for your company name to change with Companies House. We will then email you your documentation the same day the company name is changed.
No. This will remain the same.
If you made a spelling mistake when you registered your company name, you will still be required to undertake the full process to change a company name as described above.
No. This change is a separate process that requires you to re-register your private limited company to a plc (which culminates with the filing of the RR01 form). For further reading, click here.
You will need to provide supporting evidence or a letter of non-objection from the relevant authority to support your application. Please forward this documentation to us by email at your earliest convenience.
When a sensitive word is included in the new company name, we will be required to order your company name change by post, and the whole process will take between 5 to 10 working days.
No. Your original certificate of incorporation will remain intact and will be supplemented with a certificate of company name change. The memorandum will not change, as this lists the subscribers to the company on the day it was formed.
In many respects, the memorandum becomes a document of historical significance, through the passage of time.
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Order online or if you would like to set up your company by telephone, please call 020 7871 9990.