A company is recognised as a legal entity, separate from the person or persons who formed the company and/or the directors and shareholders i.e. it has a separate legal existence and the officers (company secretary and directors) are employed by it.
The Companies Act 1985 and subsequent legislation declares that a private limited company can be formed for any lawful reason by one or more persons with one subscriber (or shareholder) to the Memorandum of Association.Learn more
A private UK limited company is considered as one of the most easily managed and cost effective business structures.
Incorporation of a company is a procedure by which the company is registered at Companies House and becomes a legal entity. This process is commonly known as registration, incorporation or formation.
Easy Formations is an approved registrar and has completely automated the company incorporation procedure.You can now form your company online with no hard copy documents to sign.
Using our online company formation services, the entire procedure is completed within a few hours, and for a reduced cost compared to the old paper route.
All Easy Formations's company formation packages include the following:
Some of the terminology used by Companies House is a little confusing, so hear are the meanings of some of the more often used:
|Company Officers||Company Secretary or Directors|
|Subscribers||The initial shareholders upon formation|
|Memorandum of Association||A legal document setting out the objectives of the Company. Generally, a standard set are used which cover nearly all trading types. Easy Formations recommend these.|
|Articles of Association||A legal document setting out the rules for the running of the Company's internal affairs. Generally, a standard set are used which cover nearly all trading types. Easy Formations recommend these.|