The simplest company formation service

Start your business adventure today in just 4 simple steps, from £14.99

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Fast Service

The majority of companies we form are registered within 3 working hours. That's quick.

Great Value

All packages include the Companies House filing fee, plus our free company admin portal so you can keep your company details up to date.

You're in safe hands

We're here for our customers; simply call, email, chat or tweet us and we’ll be happy to help.

£50 - £75 Cash Back

When you open a business bank account while forming your company with us.

Get a Barclays Business Bank Account opened quickly with the help of a dedicated Barclays Local Business Manager guiding you through the process. Find out more

Apply online for a TSB Business Bank Account, letting you choose the most convenient time and helping to get your business up and running faster. Find out more

Every company needs a business bank account to start trading.

Every 2 minutes we form a new company.

449790

Companies formed in the UK this year.

We’ve helped over 500,000 companies get started.

Our customers rate us with 98% positive service rating

Independent Service Rating provided by:

“Amazing time and Service” Andrew Robertson
“Amazing! The web site said 3 hours my company was formed in 2 so I'm off to a great start thanks to these guys”

“Quick & Easy” Kathryn Harrison
“I set up a business for the first time last night and it literally took 10 mins. Was very easy to do and I already have my documents through by email.”

With 6006 reviews and counting, click here to see what our customers say about us.

Popular services & renewals

Confirmation statement

Your company’s confirmation statement filed for you.

Registered office

Use our prestigious London N1 registered office address.

Renewals

Renew your services, quickly and easily.

We’re the professionals’ choice

Thousands of lawyers, accountants and other professionals use our services to form companies on behalf of their clients.

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We only partner with the best

We’ve built relationships with some of the UK’s biggest brands to help get your company off to a great start. How about that for quality?

Outside the UK? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered

Our International Packages are perfect if you’re located outside of the UK but wish to do business here. Simple, fast and reliable. It couldn’t be easier.

Get your business off to the best possible start

Download our FREE eBook “The Ultimate Small Business Startup Guide”

Download the eBook today and find out the key information you need to know to start, run and grow your business. Our guide covers choosing the right business structure, creating a business plan, funding options, marketing, accounting and much more. It really is an absolute must if you’re a budding entrepreneur.

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Company formation in terms everyone can understand

Registering a UK limited company is an area absolutely packed full of jargon. At Company Formation MadeSimple we know that you may not understand who Companies House are and the part they play in company registration, what a registered office is or the different options you have when setting up a business. Throughout our site and communications you’ll find everything written in plain, simple to understand, English. That’s one of the reasons why we’re the online company formation agent of choice for first time formers and serial entrepreneurs alike when it comes to registering a company in the UK, as well as offshore incorporations.

Ready to register a company? Here’s the information you’ll need

When registering a company you’ll need some information to hand. Here’s a quick look at what you’ll require (don’t worry, our online wizard will explain everything in more detail when completing your registration).

The following is for a UK limited company registration, see here for information on offshore company formation.

  • Unique company name - our ‘Search’ box above will let you know if it’s available straight away
  • Registered office - your company’s official address
  • Director information - name, date of birth, nationality, occupation, service address, residential address
  • Shareholder/Share information - name, numbers of shares held, currency of shares, value of shares

Our process makes setting up a business, your business, simple. Get started now.

Why use our company formation service?

Company Formation MadeSimple was set up as part of the MadeSimple Group in 2003. Since then we have have made setting up a business simple for budding entrepreneurs across the UK and world, providing registration services to thousands of people, from accountants where registering a business is a daily occurrence, to beginners who’ve never started a business before.

We’re a Companies House approved agent

Since we began we have pioneered registering businesses online and become an approved E-filing partner of Companies House, the body responsible for UK limited company formation. We have now formed over 500,000 UK limited companies, as well as thousands of overseas businesses thanks to our offshore service.

Our other related services

As well as offering UK limited incorporations, we also offer registration services for Limited Liability Partnerships, Limited by Guarantee Companies as well as formations in Belize and Seychelles thanks to offshore setup services. We also provide various associated services ideal for people who want to register a company, these include registered office, service address, confirmation statement and dormant company accounts services - plus much more.

After registering a company with us

Once you’ve used our online company formation service to start your business, you can take advantage of unlimited support from our support team - we know that setting up a business can be daunting, that’s why we’re here for you every step of the way. Plus, after using our registration service, your company will placed be on our ‘Company Secretarial’ system which enables you to quickly and simply make updates to your company free of charge. This includes changes to your registered office, director/s and secretary (if you have one).

We’ve already helped form over 500,000 UK limited companies, let us help you register a company next.

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