The Confirmation Statement is a compulsory filing for every limited company and limited liability partnership (LLP) registered in the United Kingdom. This includes dormant and non-trading company and dormant LLP. You have 14 days to submit your Confirmation Statement with Companies House. It is a criminal offense for not submit your statement.
You may submit your Confirmation Statement early but not over the 12 months from your last filing. Usually, you would submit your statement early when your company’s ownership changes.
Companies House would strike off your company or LLP if they do not receive your filing. In this circumstance, all assets owned by your company or LLP belongs to The Crown. To get back your assets, you would have to restore your company or LLP with Companies House.
Companies House sends reminders to your registered office address when your filing is due. For this purpose, you must able to access your statutory mails sent to your company’s and your LLP’s registered office address. Remember to notify Companies House if you have moved to a new address or your current registered office address is no longer valid.
Do not hesitate to contact our London accountants if you have questions about filing your Confirmation Statement with Companies House.