Search for a Business Name
This free search facility enables you to search against 10 million registered entities operating in the UK. It is vital that you do not copy the name of an existing organisation in your field there are already 2 million businesses, 2.3 million companies and 4.2 million UK domain names - and there are 25,000 changes each month.
Don't search for words like "the" "company" "and" etc. Enter key words for your search eg. "Energy Sav" for "Energy Saver Windows" this will give you names beyond what you are searching.
It is important that you apply to register a name before printing stationery or commencing trading as we will undertake additional comprehensive and detailed searches on your behalf.
Go to our How To Register section for more details.
You can also register an Incorporated Company (Ltd, Plc, Charityetc).