It has been observed that a sizeable number of applications have been filed and abandoned on the CRP as a result of queries that have not been resolved. This is creating a burden on our database. Moreso, there is no certainty as to when applicants will comply to enable the process to continue. In view
This is to inform our esteemed customers and the general public that the commencement date for the application of the requirement of National Identification Number (NIN) as the only acceptable means of identification for Nigerians and non-Nigerians resident in Nigeria in the incorporation of Companies has been extended to 13th February 2023. As from that
PUBLIC NOTICE ON DISCONTINUANCE OF MANUAL SUBMISSION FOR ALTERATION OF MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION AND AMENDMENT OF CONSTITUTION FOR INCORPORATED TRUSTEES
This is to remind our esteemed customers and the general public that in line with our earlier notice dated 21st December, 2022, the under listed processes have been deployed and are active on the Companies Registration Portal (CRP): 1. Alteration of Memorandum & Articles of Association for Companies (MEMART). 2. Amendment of Constitution for
PUBLIC NOTICE: All post-incorporation processes require entities to file up to date Annual Returns and PSC information.
The Commission wishes to bring to the notice of our esteemed customers that filing of Annual Returns up-to-date and information on Persons with Significant Control (PSC) by entities is mandatory and will be strictly enforced for all processes. For the avoidance of doubt, sections 417, 773, 822 and 848 of the Companies and Allied
Our attention has been drawn to a certificate of registration making the rounds in the social media and claiming that the Commission registered the WICKEDNESS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA LOKOJA CHAPTER. The certificate claimed that the “Association” was registered as a Business Name on the 24th day of December, 2022 with the registration number BN 74101.
LATE COMPLIANCE BY EXISTING COMPANIES WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL UNDER THE COMPANIES AND ALLIED MATTERS ACT 2020 AND THE COMPANIES REGULATIONS 2021
Further to the notice of the Commission dated 16th April 2021 on extension of the period for existing companies to comply with the requirements of issued share capital under the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA) and the Companies Regulations (CR) 2021 to 31st December 2022, and in line with the last
DEPLOYMENT OF ADDITIONAL COMPONENT ON THE COMPANY REGISTRATION PORTAL (CRP) FOR FILING OF SURRENDER, ALLOTMENT, TRANSFER AND TRANSMISSION OF SHARES
DEPLOYMENT OF ADDITIONAL COMPONENT ON THE COMPANY REGISTRATION PORTAL (CRP) FOR FILING OF SURRENDER, ALLOTMENT, TRANSFER AND TRANSMISSION OF SHARES The Commission wishes to notify its esteemed Customers and the General Public that additional component has been deployed on the Company Registration Portal (CRP) for the filing of the following notices - 1. Surrender of
FURTHER NOTICE ON THE USE OF THE NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER AS MEANS OF IDENTIFICATION FOR ALL PROCESSES
Further to the Commission’s Public Notice dated and published on 21/11/2022 on its website and social media handles, esteemed customers and the general public are hereby informed that the commencement date for the application of the requirement of National Identification Number (NIN) as the only means of identification accepted for all the processes of the
The Commission wishes to inform the general public that the Guidelines on Holding of Annual General Meetings (AGMs) of Public Companies Using Proxies issued by the Commission on the 26th March 2020 shall cease to apply after 31st December 2022. Accordingly, all public companies that have been granted approval to hold their AGMs using proxies
PUBLIC NOTICE ON THE USE OF THE NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER AS MEANS OF IDENTIFICATION FOR ALL PROCESSES
The Commission hereby notifies the general public and esteemed Customers that beginning Thursday 1st December 2022, only the National Identification Number (NIN) shall be accepted for identification purposes for all the processes of the Commission. The general public and esteemed Customers should note that the above requirements shall apply to Nigerians and non-Nigerians resident in