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Steps by Steps On How To Register A Company Online In Nigeria

Steps by Steps On How To Register A Company Online In Nigeria. Registering a Public or Private company in Nigeria with the Corporate Affairs Commission online! is not as difficult as many assumed, with the introduction of online registration! You can now register your company anywhere and anytime.

The very aim of this article is to show you, how you can register your private or public company online! And have your Corporate Affairs Commission registered number for your company. One of the reasons why you should register your company with CAC is that;

It gives your customers and final consumer confidence that your products are good. Your products will not be view or seen as illegitimate goods! And also when your company is not registered, the Government will impound your products or close down your company.

However, the Corporate Affairs Commission’s aim is to be a world-class company‚Äôs registry providing excellent registration and regulatory services! Also, the commission’s excellent duties are in line with its core values of Integrity, Efficiency, Dedication, and Courtesy.

See also: Simple Steps On How To Register A Business Name with CAC in Nigeria

Functions of Corporate Affairs Commission

  1. To administer the Act, including the regulation and supervision of the formation, incorporation, management, and winding up of companies.
  2. To establish and maintain company registry and offices in all the states of the Federation suitably and adequately equipped to discharge its functions under the Act or any law in respect of which it is charged with responsibility.
  3. Arrange and conduct an investigation into the affairs of any company where the interests of the shareholders and the public so demand.
  4. To undertake such other activities as are necessary or expedient for giving full effect to the provisions of the Act.
  5. The Commission also registers Business Names, and Incorporated Trustees as well as provides a wide range of ancillary services.

Steps On How To Register A Company (Private or Public)

Below are the steps on how Register A Company in Nigeria.

  • Search if the Company Name is available
  • Complete pre-registration form
  • Pay for the filling and stamp duty form.
  • Prepare the signed scan copy of your pre-registration documents for upload as follows: Form CAC1.1, Memorandum and Article of Association (MEMART), a Recognized form of identification for Director(s)/Subscriber(s) and Secretary, and Evidence of payment to CAC.
  • Upload the scanned documents for processing.
  • Submit the original copies of the documents uploaded at step 6 (Form CAC1.1, MEMART, etc) to the CAC office you had selected in exchange for your certificate and the Certified True Copies of the documents.

Steps On How To Register A Limited by Guarantee

  • Search for the availability of the name.
  • Then reserve a Name.
  • Fill CAC1.1 Form.
  • Pay appropriate Stamp duty fee to the Federal Board of Inland Revenue Service.
  • Pay filing fee to the Corporate Affairs Commission.
  • Scan and save as PDF format the duly completed Form CAC1.1 together with Memorandum and Articles of Association (MEMART), a recognized form of identification for Director(s)/Subscriber(s) and Secretary. Upload the scanned documents for processing.
  • The Commission is obliged to obtain approval of the Attorney General of the Federation before registration of the Company Limited by Guarantee.

For more information, kindly click on this Official CAC Website

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