Companies House0843 557 4543
Get in touch with Companies House on the number 0843 557 4543 where they can help you to register and set up a new company, you can also use this number close a company, find company information and more. Find the relevant department you need to speak to below, with a relevant number for you to contact them on.
Companies House contact numbers
|Companies House helpline||0843 557 4543||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|Get information about a company||0844 453 0195||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|File your confirmation statement||0843 596 4080||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|File your company’s annual accounts||0843 596 4081||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|Staring a company||0843 596 4082||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|Report any changes||0843 596 4083||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|Closing a company||0843 596 4084||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
|Complaints||0843 596 4085||Monday to Friday 9.30am till 6pm|
Companies House Helpline
Phone the Companies House helpline on the number 0843 557 4543 to get help with running and setting up a company in the UK. If you have any media enquiries you can phone the number above to find the relevant person you need to speak to.
You can also phone the number above for making a Freedom of information request.
Get information about a company
If you would like to request information about a company you can phone the number 0844 453 0195. When you phone this number you will need the company name and possibly their number too, to ensure that you gather details about the correct company. Certain details you can gather about companies is free, such as the company information, current and resigned officers, document images, previous company names, mortgage charge data and insolvency information. When you’re on the line you can also request to set up free email alerts to tell you when a company changes details.
File your confirmation statement
Get help with filing your confirmation statement when you phone the number 0843 596 4080. The team are on hand to help with preparing your confirmation statement, as well as help you to register for your Companies House password and authentication code.
File your company’s annual accounts
Phone the number 0843 596 4081 to find out details about how to file your company’s annual accounts. When you phone this number the customer service team will explain what you need to do before you file the annual accounts, with guidance on what they should include.
When you go to file your annual accounts you will need a Companies House password and authentication code to use the service, you can phone the number above to register for these if you don’t already have them.
Starting a company
Phone the number 0843 596 4082 to get in touch with Companies House regarding setting up your own company. This helpline is designed to give you advice on what you need to do and the steps you need to take to ensure that your company is set up in the correct way. When you phone this number they can provide advice on setting up a private limited company, guidance on incorporation and names, setting up and running a limited liability partnership, as well as setting up overseas and European companies in the UK. If you would like to use a formation agent to register company you can phone this number to do so.
Report any changes
To report any changes to your company you must phone Companies House on the number 0843 596 4083. It’s vital that you report any changes to Companies House, this includes new appointments, resignations, changes to personal details, changing your registered office address, your company name, your accounting reference date, your company’s share structure and more. When the changes take effect, such as a new name or a new address, Companies House will send your a certificate.
Closing a company
To report a closing of the company you can phone the number 0843 596 4084, when you call this number they can explain the steps that you need to take, whether you’re putting the company into administration, liquidating it and help with dealing with any debt. The helpline is designed to give you advice on insolvency, as well as partnerships and overseas and European companies too.
There are certain criteria you must meet if you’re looking to strike off your company from the Companies Register, but they can detail more of these criteria when you phone the number above.
To make a complaint to Companies House you can phone the number 0843 596 4085. When you phone the number you can explain the situation you would like to complain about, explaining the problem with as much information as possible, and explain what you would like to happen as an outcome. If they can’t resolve your complaint whilst you’re on the phone, sometimes further investigation is needed, someone from the customer service team will get back to you in writing or on the telephone within five working days. If you’re still not satisfied with the outcome you can as them to review your complaint and get it escalated, where senior customer service manages will review it.
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