Companies House Sensitive Words


When selecting the name for your Limited Company, there are some words that require extra permissions in order to have them included in your company name. These are called sensitive words. Some of the most common sensitive words are:

• Board
• Group
• Holding(s)
• Federation
• Foundation
• International
• King
• Queen

Over the coming weeks we shall look at these words and go into detail about what is required from you or you new company to use them.

In the meantime please see here for a full list of sensitive words:

Companies House Sensitive words and expressions

This post was brought to you by Mathew Aitken at Companies Made Simple – The Simplest Company Formation Service

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