Appoint a corporate director (AP02)

Use this form to appoint a corporate body or firm as a director.


Appoint a corporate director online


This form can be used to notify Companies House about a body or firm being appointed as a corporate director.

File online

Use the online service to update your information as quickly as possible.

Do not use the paper form if the company is in the protected online filing (PROOF) scheme.

It takes longer to process paper forms sent to us by post.

Published 19 September 2014
Last updated 31 December 2020 + show all updates
  1. Form updated following the end of Brexit transition.

  2. Guidance added for changes from 1 January 2021.

  3. Form version 6

  4. New version uploaded.

  5. Online filing option added

  6. First published.