Gomez Corporate Consult Limited The help that counts
Our business objective is to assist & serve as a corporate guide to SMEs (Businesses & Corporate bodies from a business name to a value of 1million to 50 billion share capital in assets, revenues and book form) and emerging company promoters (proprietors, shareholders/directors & trustees) using our:- Company registration, Intellectual properties registration, Tax advisory & filings, Post-incorporation applications, Specialized registration services model in an affordable and time-bound process.
5, Joseph Street, Powerline B/Stop, Ikotun-Ejigbo Road, Lagos.
1. Choose a Business Name and Check For Availability
Choosing a business name can be quite tasking sometimes. Your business name needs to be identified with a brand name. It is important that you pick a name that is relevant to your business.
You should do a quick search on the internet on the names you choose and have up to three backup plans. This is to ensure you have at least chosen the names that are not in use to the best of your knowledge.
2. Complete Your Pre-registration Form to Register Your Business Name
In the past, business name reservation at the CAC took days before it came back with a result. Today, it only takes the same day if you submit your request before 5 pm and it costs just NGN500.
Once you wrap up with the name reservation, you can then proceed to the registration of your business name proper. Using the online registration portal, you will have to complete a pre-registration form (CAC-BNo1).
3. Pay For a Filing Fee
Upon payment of the filing fee, you will receive a receipt of payment. Note, you can make Payment directly from the website portal or straight to the bank. The cost of business name registration depends on the type of company you are trying to register.
4. Prepare Your Documents For Upload
You will need to prepare a signed copy of the pre-registration documents and upload a scanned copy to the website for processing. The following are the requirements for registering a business name.
Filing fee receipt
Means of Identification for the proprietors of the business.
5. Submit the Original Copies of Your Documents
You will have to submit the original signed copies of documents uploaded in step 4 to the CAC office. You will do this in exchange for your certificate and the Certified True Copies of the documents.