Application for registration of a new legal entity

Form to change your OISC registered organisation to a different legal status.


Application for Registration of a New Legal Entity Guidance Notes

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All organisations that are currently registered with the OISC and want to change to a different legal status, or register a new business if there is no change to its legal status, must complete and submit the attached electronic application form. They should also read the accompanying guidance notes.

Guidance on how to complete the application form can be found here.

Once you have completed the form, please send it to the OISC via

If you do not hear from the OISC within 10 working days please contact us via to check on the progress of your application in the event we have been unable to contact you.

Updates to this page

Published 8 July 2014
Last updated 24 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. An updated Guidance Note (May 2022) has been added

  2. The page has been checked to ensure the documents are up to date and valid.

  3. Form updated.

  4. Amended form and guidance notes.

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