103 2.5 Company number and registered office


By the end of this sub unit, you should be able to:

1. Explain the importance of having an identified registered office and scheduled office hours for a company.

2. Explain the importance of the publication of name of the company.

3. Explain the requirements of the Act under Sections 119, 120 and 121.



The Act provides that a company from the day it commences its business or as from the fourteenth day of its incorporation must provide information with regard to its registered office which is the company’s official address. The registered office provides a place where legal documents, notices, and other communications can be served.


BCS 202/05 Corporate Compliance Management Copyright © 2011 by Wawasan Open University. All Rights Reserved.


Comments are closed.