It is an important factor when forming a company, to create a business name in compliance with the relevant legislation imposed where the business is established. EFSAG has many years of experience in dealing with all aspects of company formation, from creating names to filing for business name registration and guiding applicant on compliance with law.
Choosing an appropriate Company Name
EFSAG can assist you in choosing an appropriate company name and to obtain the necessary licensing where appropriate. Our dedicated consultants can help you to obtain your business name and comply with all relevant legislation and regulations to ensure your name will be approved registration.
For more information on the types of company names available for your business to use, and how EFSAG can help you register your name, contact us by completing our Application Form.
Rules when deciding on Company Names
1) You cannot choose a name that is already in existence; nor can your name be similar to other company names that are already registered.
2) If you wish to use certain sensitive or publicly reserved words you may require approval and justification for using the word.
3) Your name can in no way be of an offensive, immoral or abusive nature nor can it be against the interest of the public or cause confusion.
4) You may use the name of a dissolved company should you require to do so.
Business Names that Require Licensing
The following list of names will typically require licensing to be used in a company title:
Also names that wish to use the word ‘European’ in them will only be approved if there is a justifiable link to the company within Europe.
Categories for Company Affixes