Statutory guidance

Companies House public task and Crown copyright

Our statement of public task and how we apply copyright and Crown copyright.



This document sets out the public task of Companies House. We also explain how copyright, including Crown copyright, applies to our material.

Published 21 November 2012
Last updated 9 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. Reference to Delegation of Authority removed.
  2. All references to Information Fair Trader Scheme removed. IFTS scheme closed on 31 March 2018.
  3. Information Fair Trader Scheme Report 2016 added to the page, and the 2009 report removed.
  4. First published.