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Companies House is the United Kingdom Registrar of Companiesand is an Executive Agency

of Her Majesty's Government,under theremit of the Department for Business,

Innovation and Skills (BIS).All forms of companies (as permitted by the

United Kingdom Companies Act)are incorporated and registered with

Companies House and file specificdetails as required by the current Companies Act 2006.

All registered limited companies, including subsidiary, small andinactive companies,

must file annual financial statements in additionto annual company returns, which are

all public records. Only someregistered unlimited companies (meeting certain conditions)

are exempt from this requirement. Companies House website