Changing a shareholder's name
You can change a shareholder's name online. You must have registered for online access and use your account details to log in. If you haven't registered for online access, see our online services page for instructions.
You must notify us within 28 days when a shareholder's name changes.
How to change a shareholder's name
Step 1 - After you've logged in, select 'Start new form' from the left hand menu
Step 2 - Select 'Change to company details' (484) from the list of forms
Step 3 - Select 'Change of name for officeholders or members' from the list of changes
Step 4 - Enter the new details and select the shareholder that's being updated
Enter the date of change and the shareholder's new name. When this is complete, select 'Next' and select the shareholder you're updating.
If you need to update more than one shareholder, select all their names.
Step 5 - Review the changes and complete the declaration to submit your transaction
After you've reviewed all information and made sure it's correct, select 'Next'. Then complete the declaration and select 'Submit'.
For more information on updating your company details, see Support for company officeholders.