What information do I need to set up a limited company?
To set up a limited company you will need…
- A company name- visit Companies House name page to check availability.
- The company address (most people use where they live), a registered address (if different from company address) and the Director’s basic details such as title, name, date of birth and nationality.
- Total number of shares and shareholders – as a standard procedure we recommend that as a single person limited company you allocate yourself one share.
Your accountant will be able to help form your limited company, Visit the Supplier Directory to find a suitable Accountant.
You will need to have some insurance but only to cover what’s in your contract. Visit the Supplier Directory to find suitable business insurers.
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