Got a passion for pets? Here’s why you should make a career of it

Turn your passion for pets into a career with advice on how to register a limited company. Start your business knowing all the legal and industry facts.

About Companies House

The Formations Company is approved by Companies House, so we do the hard work on your behalf, to get your company set up with minimum hassle.

What is a Public Limited Company (PLC)?

For some businesses setting up as a public limited company can make sense – but what is a PLC and what are its advantages and disadvantages?

How long does it take to register a new company?

In business, sometimes time is of the essence. How long does it take to register a company and how can you speed things up? Read on for our top tips.

Niche Firms: What Are the Risks and Rewards?

Most of the time, it is in niche markets where opportunity can be found. Let's review what niches are and how you can find yours.

What is a Dormant Company and Dormant Filing?

What are we talking about when we call a company dormant? And why would anyone want one? Here, we explain all there is to know about this particular business structure.

Formation Agent Vs Accountants

An accountant or formation agent, which one's best for you? We compare both approaches, to ensure you know which route is best for you!

What is a Sole Trader?

A sole trader is the simplest business structure as there is no difference between the person and the company: there is little extra paperwork and regulations, but also personal liability for any losses.

How to register with Companies House

The first step to setting up a credible business is registering with Companies House – but you have a few different options to choose from.

What is a blended workforce – and could it benefit your company?

It takes a lot of work to run a business and manage staff. A blended workforce is one option to consider. What is a blended workforce? Read on to find out.