Northern Ireland Company Formation

Northern Ireland Company Formation – Northern Ireland Companies are registered online at Companies House, typically it takes 3 hours to incorporate a Northern Ireland Company. The most popular type of company incorporated in Northern Ireland is a Private Company Limited by Shares, this type of company is more usually known as a Limited Company or Ltd.

A Northern Ireland limited company can be used for any commercial purpose. Private companies limited by shares are also used as holding companies and can be trading or non-trading.

Incorporate in Northern Ireland

We incorporate private companies limited by shares on-line within 3 working hours.  The requirements for registration of a Northern Ireland company are fairly straightforward. The company needs just one person appointed as director of the company. A company secretary and other directors are optional. You do not have to be a Northern Ireland national or resident to be an officer of a Northern Ireland company.

Northern Ireland Company

  • Same day incorporation
  • Only one director required
  • Only one shareholder required
  • Shareholders can be persons or corporations
  • No nationality or residency restrictions

Company Name

The company must have a unique name, which is not too similar to any existing company. Our service includes checking of company names for availability, and advising on the suitability of your proposed name. If you would like to check a company name now please contact us.

Registered Office

A Northern Ireland Company must have a registered office in Northern Ireland. This is the official address of the company, and is where correspondence from Companies House and other Government departments is sent to.

Company Director

Northern Ireland Companies can be registered with just one director, there are no nationality restrictions.


Northern Ireland Companies can have just one shareholder, this can be either a corporation or a person. You may have as many shareholders as you wish.

Company Secretary

A Company Secretary is optional for Northern Ireland Companies. The company secretary can be a person or corporation. The company secretary has administrative duties, and is responsible for preparation and filing of all documents. We offer a company secretary service which ensures prompt filing of documents.

Price and Fees

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Northern Ireland Company Formation

  • Same Day Online Registration
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Electronic Document Set
  • Appointment of Director
  • Appointment of Shareholder
  • Register of Directors
  • Register of Shareholder
  • Share Certificates
  • Registered Office Service Available
  • Company Secretary Service Available