REVISED SERVICE TIMELINES FOR THE PERIOD OF COVID-19 REGISTRATION

S/No.

Service

Timeline

Name Reservation

1.      

Availability

48 Hours

2.      

Correction of Availability

24 Hours

3.      

Consent for Restricted Names, Limited By Guarantee and Incorporated Trustees

5 Working Days

New Registrations

(from the upload of all relevant documents Or Compliance with any raised Query)

a.

Companies

48 Hours

b.

Business Names

48 Hours

c.

Incorporated Trustees

48 Hours

Post – Registrations for Companies

(Upon Receipt of Email or Physical Submission By Courier Companies or Compliance with any issued query)

4.      

Change of Name and Deed of Release

7 Working Days

5.      

Processing of Charges, Notice of Change of Authorized Share Capital, Alteration of Memart, etc.

5 Working Days

6.      

Certified True Copy of Certificates

5 Working Days

7.      

Filing and CTC of CAC 2A, 2.1, 3, 7A & Miscellaneous

5 Working Days

8.      

Search Report

5 Working Days

9.      

Letter of Good Standing

5 Working Days

10.    

Certified True Copy (CTC of CAC 2A, 2.1, 3, 7A, Memart, Miscellaneous, etc.)

72 Hours

11.    

Multiple Applications in respect of a particular Company at the same time e.g. Increase, Alteration, Change of Name, etc.

7 Working Days

Post – Registrations for Business Names

(Upon Receipt of Email or Physical Submission By Courier Companies or Compliance with any issued query)

12.     All Business Names Applications 5 Working Days

Post – Registrations for Incorporated Trustees

(Upon Receipt of Email or Physical Submission By Courier Companies or Compliance with any issued query)

13.    

All Post Incorporated Trustees Applications

5 Working Days

Annual Returns

14.    

Filings and Issuance of Acknowledgement Letter for Annual Returns

5 Working Days

15.    

CAC 10 Annual Return for a Small Company

5 Working Days

16.    

CAC 10A Annual Return for a Company having shares other than a small company

5 Working Days

17.    

CAC 10B Annual Return for a Company Limited by Guarantee

5 Working Days

18.    

CAC 10C Annual Report of exempted Foreign Company

5 Working Days

19.    

CAC/BN/7 Annual Returns for Business Name

5 Working Days

20.    

CAC/IT 4 Annual Returns (Incorporated Trustees)

3 Working Days

Post – Incorporation Applications Submitted Through State Offices

21.    

Applications Originating from State Offices

7 Working Days

Customer Complaint

22.    

Complaint Handling

72 Hours

 

Note: 

To avoid delay all Customers are advised to ensure that their applications are prepared in strict compliance with our Published Checklist/Guidelines and correct fees are paid.

These new service timelines are for Head Office and Wuse Zone 5 office only. The revised timelines for State Offices will be issued in due course.