Digital Package £12.99 Buy Now

Cost-effective company formation.

Ideal if you are looking to make your new company dormant or reserve a company name for future use.

Your company application will be sent to Companies House electronically and will usually be approved within 3 to 6 working hours. Upon approval we will send your digital company registration documents to you by email which will include your Certificate of Incorporation, Memorandum and Articles of Association and a Share Certificate for each shareholder.

What’s included:

  • Ready to Trade Limited by Shares Company

    Your new Company Limited by Shares will be fully approved by Companies House and ready to trade today.

  • 3 to 6 Hour Online Formation

    Most of our companies are formed within 3 to 6 working hours. In some cases it may take longer, subject to Companies House workload.

  • No Paperwork, Signatures or Documents Required

    Our company formation process is 100% online, without the need for any paperwork, signatures or documents.

  • Companies House Filing Fee of £12.00 Included

    Companies House fee of £12.00 for the incorporation of your company is included in the price.

  • Digital (PDF) Company Documents

    A digital (PDF) version of the following documents will be emailed to you as soon as your company is approved:

    • Certificate of Incorporation
    • Memorandum & Articles of Association
    • Digital Share Certificate(s)

FREE services included:

  • Business Bank Account (optional)

    We provide a choice of up to 8 business bank accounts, including Barclays, Mettle, TSB, Cashplus, Revolut, CardOne, ANNA and Countingup. All accounts have easy online application processes.

  • .com or Domain Name

    A free .com or website domain name for 1 year, to help establish the online presence of your new business.

  • Online Admin Portal to Manage your Companies

    You can easily make changes to your companies using our free Online Admin Portal, saving money on expensive accountants’ fees in the process.

  • Support for the Lifetime of your Company

    At Rapid Formations, we are available to answer any questions by telephone, email or live webchat, before, during and after the company incorporation process.

Please note:

  1. This package provides a company with Ordinary shares. If you wish to form a company with more than one class of share, please call our customer service team at 020 7871 9990, and we will be happy to assist you.
  2. Business Bank accounts are only available to companies with UK resident directors and shareholders. Companies with overseas directors and shareholders are not eligible for this offer. Overseas customers will get the option to add a TransferWise bank account, suitable for non-UK residents, during the order process.

Order your company by telephone

If you are not comfortable forming your company by yourself online - call our friendly team and we will complete your order by telephone.

020 7871 9990

Address services with 60% Discount

Add an address service to your package

60% OFF


Protect your home address with a Registered Office Address in Covent Garden or Glasgow. All registered office mail will be scanned and emailed to you, free of charge, on a daily basis.

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As a company officer you can use your residential address as your service address, but it will appear on the public record. Keep your personal address confidential by using our Service Address.

from £9.99for 12 months Learn More

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We can provide you with a prestigious Covent Garden or Glasgow Business Address, enhancing your corporate image and creating an excellent business presence in a leading commercial location.

£35.99for 12 months Learn More

Business bank accounts

You can select a business bank account during the order process

Including 12 months
of FREE business banking.

Including 25 months
of FREE business banking.

Online application.
Account open in 5 minutes.

A business banking
and accounting solution.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to supply proof of ID?

All company formation agents have a legal obligation to check proof of ID and address, including ourselves.

Don't worry - the likelihood is you will not have to do anything, as 90% of our customers successfully pass our digital ID checks.

If you don't pass our digital ID check, do not worry - almost all of our customers are able to provide their proof of ID and address via our Credas App. For more information, see here.

When can I start trading through my new company?

You can begin trading when your application is approved by Companies House. This usually takes no more than 3 to 6 working hours, depending on Companies House current workload.

Should you require to register a company urgently, we offer a Guaranteed Same Day Service which can be added to your order. If you choose to start trading immediately, you must register your company with HMRC for Corporation Tax within 3 months.

Do I get paper incorporation documents with this package?

No,you get PDF digital documents only, but these can be downloaded and printed off at any time. Alternatively, you can choose the Print Package, or you can order paper documents from your customer area on our website at any time after incorporation.

Does this package include any company address services?

It does not include any company address services, but some of our other packages do - click on the blue ‘View all Packages’ button above to view our full range of packages for companies limited by shares. You can also add a London or Glasgow Registered Office, Business Address and Service Address to your package before checking out.

Can I use this package to register a non-profit company limited by guarantee?

No, you can only use it to register a company limited by shares, even if you simply want to reserve a company name. If you plan to set up a non-profit organisation, you should select our Limited by Guarantee Package - this will enable you to reserve a company name and register a ready-to-trade company limited by guarantee.

If you do not wish to start trading immediately upon incorporation, you will simply require contacting HMRC through your local corporation tax office to state that your new company is currently dormant.

Are there any additional costs?

No. Your company formation will cost £12.99. You will only pay more if you choose to purchase additional products or services.

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