Compliance for small business

Changes to your company

You must tell us if your company details change. This can include a new address, a change in officeholders, or a change in the company's name.

More information about changing your company's details 

Running a company

You also need to understand your responsibilities and obligations under the law. Officeholders are ultimately responsible for making sure that a company obeys the law.

More information about running a company 

Renewing and maintaining your business name

Like a company, you need to tell us if your business name details change. You also need to renew your business name registration every one or three years.

More information about renewing and maintaining your business name 

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Company officeholder duties

Small business resources

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Last updated: 12/03/2018 12:05