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Gain insights from the Companies Office

  • 612,119 Registered companies as at 30 September 2018
  • 639,317 Searches on companies register data last month
  • 13,206 Number of registered Financial Service Providers
  • 41 Directors prohibited in 2017-2018 under s385 Director Prohibitions
  • 1,968,697 Financing statements on the PPSR
  • 426,538 Annual returns filed from 1 January to 30 September 2018

Recent notices

Deregistration notice — Financial service providers

Notice of deregistration under section 18 of the Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act 2008

Primary Register: Financial Service Providers Register Published:

Reregistration notice — Financial service providers

Notice of reregistration under section 22 of the Financial Service Providers (Registration and Dispute Resolution) Act 2008

Primary Register: Financial Service Providers Register Published:

Removal notice - section 318(1)(d)

Notice of intention to remove 332 companies from the Companies Register

Primary Register: Companies Register Published:

Recent news

New advanced search features

We’ve recently made a number of improvements to our advanced search functionality in response to customer feedback.

Primary Register: Companies Register Published:

Proposed changes to how financial advice is regulated

The Government is currently progressing changes to how financial advice is regulated in New Zealand.

Primary Register: Financial Service Providers Register Published: