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How to change a company name

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Before you attempt to change the company name, a name reservation must be lodged and approved with CIPC. Have a look at the steps set our in our article on How to lodge a name reservation.

Step 1: Simply navigate to the Company tab and select the option Change Company Name

Step 2: A pop-up will appear asking you to select a reserved name. Simply select the applicable reserved name and click Next

Step 3: Proceed to click Submit to CIPC to lodge the company name change.

Step 4: Once CIPC has processed the name reservation an email will be sent to the directors requesting that they sent OTP and tracking number received from CIPC to support@infodocs.co.za to finalise the name change.