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Question: How do I start a Limited?

Every Limited company registered in the United Kingdom has to be register through Companies House ( However, you can only register your company online through an agent which then again passes your details on to Companies House.
The Companies House website offers a list of accredited formations agents which offer there services to form a Limited within a few hours in most cases.

Most formation agents offer different packages customised to a companyís needs and demands.
Companies House has a £15 fee to form a Limited company which is paid by the formation agent. This means that most formation agents offer there cheapest package at around £15 to £20.

If you also need the formation agent to provide a registered office or a mail address to you, the packages will be more expensive.

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