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Latest updates to Companies House services

Date: Friday 05 June 2020

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Companies House is closely following Public Health England guidelines. They have plans in place to maintain services for customers and to protect the welfare of employees.

Supporting businesses with their filing requirements
Companies House is committed to supporting businesses who may be struggling with their filing requirements during the coronavirus outbreak.

To find out about the changes made to give companies time to update their records and avoid being struck off the register, CLICK HERE.

Use Companies House online services
It’s taking longer than usual to process paper documents because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Where possible, use the online services to help Companies House process your information as quickly as possible.

If your company cannot file accounts on time
If you think the impact of COVID-19 will cause delays in filing your company accounts, you can apply for an automatic 3 month extension. You must apply before your filing deadline.

Support for businesses and employees
The government has announced a package of support available to businesses and employees during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Visit for more information.

Updates to Companies House services
Companies House will be sharing all the latest updates and information about services on their coronavirus guidance page for Companies House customers, employees and suppliers.