Setting up a limited company

Registering a limited company is more complicated than registering as a sole trader but you get greater protection. Learn how to set up a limited company.

Setting up a limited company
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Setting up a limited company - overview

Registering a limited company is more complicated than registering as a sole trader but you get greater protection. Learn how to set up a limited company.

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Essential guide to forming a business

When you set up your business, it pays to get the legal structure right from the start. Read our guide to your options and what you need to consider.

Forming a business - checklist
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Forming a business - checklist

When forming a business make sure you get it right from the start. Check the key considerations and legal requirements to prevent expensive mistakes.

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Q&A: Displaying company names

You must display your company name at its registered office and at the place where it keeps its company records for inspection, says Andrew Millet.

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Q&A: Setting up a limited company

Andrew Millet of Wisteria Formations provides an introduction to the rules about forming a company and what 'incorporation' actually means.

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Q&A: Single-member companies

The register of members of a single-member company must contain an express statement to the effect that the company has only one member.

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A guide to limited company addresses

A limited company can have several different business addresses. Discover the purpose of each so you can learn which you might need to use.