Companies House
The registry for companies incorporated in England and Wales. It has three main functions:
• The incorporation, re-registration and striking-off of companies.
• The registration of documents that must be filed under company, insolvency and related legislation.
• The provision of company information to the public.
For further information, see the Companies House website.
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