Before you begin (Reserve Name)

Before you begin

Please inform yourself of the different types of companies that can be registered, as you will need to select the type of company you are reserving a name for. Information on the different types of companies can be found here

Please also ensure you have searched the register and have satisfied yourself that the name you wish to reserve is not in use. A useful guide on the rules for reserving a company name can be found  here:

Note that after approval, your name will be reserved for 30 days, during which time you must register it by selecting Register a Company from the OBRS menu. Failure to register the name within 30 days will render your name reservation invalid, and you will have to apply and pay again.

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