What we do

Companies House incorporates and dissolves limited companies, registers the information companies are legally required to supply, and makes that information available to the public.

Companies House is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.

Read more about what we do

Our management

  • Tim  Moss

    Tim Moss

    Chief Executive, Companies House

Contact Companies House

Registrar of Companies (England and Wales)

Companies House
Crown Way

Cardiff
CF14 3UZ
DX 33050 Cardiff

The Cardiff office is open 24 hours a day for the receipt of documents
Contact Centre lines are open between 8.30am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)

Registrar of Companies (Northern Ireland)

Companies House
2nd Floor
The Linenhall
32-38 Linenhall Street

Belfast
BT2 8BG
DX481 N.R. Belfast 1

Opening hours between 9am to 5pm (Monday to Friday)
The Belfast office does not have a letterbox for deliveries

Registrar of Companies (Scotland)

Companies House
4th Floor
Edinburgh Quay 2
139 Fountainbridge

Edinburgh
EH3 9FF
LP - 4 Edinburgh 2 (Legal Post) or DX ED235 Edinburgh 1

Opening hours between 9am to 5pm (Monday to Friday)
The Edinburgh office has a letterbox for out of hours deliveries

London office and information centre

Companies House
4 Abbey Orchard Street
Westminster
London
SW1P 2HT

Opening hours between 9am to 5pm (Monday to Friday)
The London office has a letterbox for out of hours deliveries

Press enquiries

Companies House
Crown Way
Cardiff
CF14 3UZ

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

Freedom of Information requests

Information Rights Team
Companies House
Crown Way

Cardiff
CF14 3UZ

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Find out about our commitment to publishing in the Welsh language scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use. Find out About our services.