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Great value, tailored company formation packages
We have the widest range of packages for different company types, with all you’ll need to get started. Whatever your needs, we have the perfect package.
Public Limited Company Company Packages
Far less common than a private company limited by shares, a public limited company (or plc) is the only type of UK company permitted to offer its shares to the public. In return, it must be formed with at least a minimum amount of share capital and fulfil a number of strict legal obligations.Is this the right type of company for me? View a quick comparison
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Basic£39.99 + VAT Worth £54.99Save £15
A simple, cost-effective package to start your company that provides a full set of formation documents in digital (PDF) formatBuy Now
Printed£59.99 + VAT Worth £79.98Save £19.99
Ideal if you’d prefer hard copies of formation documents. You’ll receive a complete set of documents by post as well as via email.Buy Now
Capital£87.99 + VAT Worth £113.31Save £25.32
Perfect if you want to keep your home address private, making use of a prestigious London registered office address and service address.Buy Now
Professional£129.99 + VAT Worth £183.28Save £53.29
Great if you really want to impress, this superior package offers you premium share certificates, bound company registers and company seal.Buy Now
Premium£249.99 + VAT Worth £348.26Save £98.27
A comprehensive package, giving you ultimate peace of mind. Includes everything in our other packages and a whole lot more.Buy Now
|Emailed formation documents|
|Online share certificates|
|Emailed first board minute|
|Web domain voucher|
|Barclays business bank account|
|Printed formation documents|
|Printed share certificates|
|Registered office service|
|Officer service address|
|Premium share certificates|
|Multiple share classes|
|Bound company registers|
|Trading address service|
|Company name plate|
|Upload own bespoke articles|
|Same day formation|
|Certificate of good standing|
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A simple, cost-effective package to start your company that provides a full set of formation documents in digital (PDF) format£39.99 + VAT
Ideal if you’d prefer hard copies of formation documents. You’ll receive a complete set of documents by post as well as via email.£59.99 + VAT
Perfect if you want to keep your home address private, making use of a prestigious London registered office address and service address.£87.99 + VAT
Great if you really want to impress, this superior package offers you premium share certificates, bound company registers and company seal.£129.99 + VAT
A comprehensive package, giving you ultimate peace of mind. Includes everything in our other packages and a whole lot more.£249.99 + VAT
Which company type is best for your company?
By far the most popular type of company formation, a private company limited by shares offers its owners limited liability. The company is owned by one or more shareholders who hold its shares. It can operate with one or more directors and there’s no need to appoint a company secretary.View packages
A limited liability partnership can be ideal if you want to combine the protection offered by limited liability with the flexibility of a traditional partnership. Although used by some other businesses, it’s most often used by professionals (like accountants, solicitors and architects) and consultants.View packages
Instead of shareholders, a company limited by guarantee has members who undertake to contribute an amount of money if the business is wound up. This is usually a great choice for not-for-profit organisations, like clubs and associations. It’s not suitable for charities or profit-making businesses.View packages
Far less common than a private company limited by shares, a public limited company (or plc) is the only type of UK company permitted to offer its shares to the public. In return, it must be formed with at least a minimum amount of share capital and fulfil a number of strict legal obligations.View packages
Great service, I received everything I needed. Prompt service and great customer service.
Smooth and complete service, with good visibility of what is going on. Also, excellent value.
Quick and simple right through to automatically producing board minutes and electronically filing all documents for online access
Quick, simple, cost effective
Great Service all round. Quick efficient and straight to the point.
A very easy and time efficient system!!
Very simple and not expensive at all! Do not hesitate to use as well the registered address they provided in London, Im using this new feature now, it s hassle free, and extremely efficient!
A simple and easy to use process.
Very user-friendly website and first class after-sales service
Easy to process online, great web site and great customer service.
Very easy to set up with helpful advice as required. Included everything that was required and was excellent vale.
The company formation package is quick and easy with helpful guides down the side where necessary. I have an account with Inform Direct so Companies House fees are paid easily by Direct Debit and an email is sent when the company is formed along with the relevant documents. A breeze to use.
Happy with the outcome! Quick process and I will definitely be using other services soon.
Fair and competitive prices
Totally trouble free, efficient and good value
Inform Direct's interface for company formation is simple and intuitive. My company was registered in less than 5 hours. I saw that I made a mistake on one of the addresses. I fixed it on Inform Direct inside of 2 minutes and it was updated on Companies House's website within an hour. I appreciated the ability to save an application part-way through and the automatic generation of the statutory registers which saved me a good deal of time. Money well spent.
Constantly innovating and improving - from a fantastic base.
Simple and incredibly straight forward!
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