Two options are available when registering a company: You can reserve a name for your company when you register or you can register your company without name reservation - CIPC will auto generate a name based on the registration number of the company.
The process, including name reservation, should be completed in 10 working days after payment and necessary documents are received.
The following documents are required: a clear scanned copy of all directors' identity document (ID) and proof of operating address for your business (not older than 3 months).
Save time, as you can register your company online. No queues, no hassles and a fast turnaround time of 10 days, once the application is complete.
You can register your company from anywhere in the world.
All documentation of your successful registration will be provided to you electronically.
You can save money when registering at CIPC as you have two options for registration, Company only (that is a Company, without name reservation - CIPC auto generates a name, based on the registration number of the company), which costs R125, or Company with a name reservation chosen by you, which costs a total of R175. No facilitation fee is charged by FNB.
We will simultaneously open your Business Bank Account and enjoy all the value-added benefits of banking with FNB.
We cannot attach a pre-reserved name to a new company registration within our process.
We recommend that you obtain professional advice on the most suitable type of legal entity for your specific needs. Different legal entities have different advantages
and disadvantages and it is important that you familiarise yourself with the specific legal requirements applicable to your chosen legal entity.