Consultation outcome

Companies Act 2006: objecting to a registered office address

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Original consultation

This consultation ran from to


Consultation on proposals to reduce the risk of fraud and improve the accuracy of the public register of companies.


Consultation description

This consultation seeks views on whether and how we should change the law to reduce the risk of companies incorrectly using the addresses of other businesses or private individuals as their registered office address and sets out a process for third parties to challenge the information on the register.