LESSONS ON HOW TO REGISTER COMPANY IN NIGERIA (LESSON 9: HOW TO REGISTER A BUSINESS NAME ON CORPORATE AFFAIRS COMMISSION (CAC) PORTAL)
All business name registrations are to be done online on the Corporate Affairs Commission Company Registration Portal. Before you can proceed to register that business of your choice, you must have; (1) created your own user name and password from the Corporate Affairs Commission Company Registration Portal. If you have not done that, click here for guide on how to do so, (2) done availability name check and reservation, to get your desired name. If you have not done that, click here for guide on how to do so.
Note that there are difference between a company and a business name. a company could be a limited liability company, company limited by guarantee etc eg A TO Z NIGERIA LIMITED while a business name is just a simple enterprise e.g ‘A AND C VENTURES’. After meeting the above requirement, follow the steps below to register your business name:-
- Goto new.cac.gov.ng the picture below will be displayed
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