• Registration And Its Effect

    • 11. Registration

      If the Registrar is satisfied that the requirements of these Regulations as to registration are complied with, he may register the documents delivered to him.

    • 12. Issue Of Certificate Of Incorporation

      (1) On the registration of a company, the Registrar shall give a certificate that the company is incorporated.
      (2) The certificate must state–
      (a) the name and registered number of the company,
      (b) the date of its incorporation,
      (c) whether it is a limited or unlimited company,
      (d) if it is a limited company, whether it is limited by shares or limited by guarantee,
      (e) whether it is a private or a public company, and
      (f) if it is a private company, whether it is a restricted scope company.
      (3) The certificate is conclusive evidence that the requirements of these Regulations as to registration have been complied with and that the company is duly registered under these Regulations.
      (4) The certificate of incorporation shall comply with the provisions of section 940 (Form and right to certificate of incorporation).

    • 13. Effect Of Registration

      (1) The registration of a company has the following effects as from the date of incorporation–
      (a) the initial members, together with such other persons as may from time to time become members of the company, are a body corporate by the name stated in the certificate of incorporation,
      (b) that body corporate is capable of exercising all the functions of an incorporated company,
      (c) the status and registered office of the company are as stated in, or in connection with, the application for registration,
      (d) in the case of a company having a share capital, the initial members become holders of the shares specified in the statement of capital and initial shareholdings, and
      (e) the proposed officers of the company are deemed to have been appointed to that office.

    • 14. Commercial Licence

      An application for registration under section 6 (registration documents) shall, if required by the Commercial Licensing Regulations 2015, be accompanied by an application to the Registrar for a licence to carry on any controlled activities under those regulations. In this section, “controlled activities” means any activity which is specified as a controlled activity by the Board for the purposes of the Commercial Licensing Regulations 2015.