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Gain insights from the Companies Office

  • 666,383 registered companies as at 31 August 2020
  • 613,282 searches on companies register data last month
  • 14,711 registered Financial Service Providers
  • 91 directors prohibited in 2019 calendar year under s385 Director Prohibitions
  • 1,845,001 registered financing statements on the PPSR
  • 395,236 annual returns filed from 1 January to 31 August 2020

Recent notices

Notice of intention to correct the register

Notice of intention to correct the Companies Register for 3 companies

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Removal notice - section 318(1)(d)

Notice of intention to remove 576 companies from the Companies Register

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Restoration notice

Notice of intention to restore 41 companies to the Companies Register

Primary Register: Companies Register Published:

Recent news

Safe harbour for company directors to expire

Company directors are reminded that the temporary ‘safe harbour’ from their insolvency-related duties will expire on 30 September 2020 as planned.

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FMA levies are changing

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) levies are increasing from 1 July 2020.

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