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Cost of CAC Nigeria Business Registration Fees

All thanks to the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), almost every Nigerian with the intent to take their businesses further have now found it easier to register their business, either a limited liability company (LLC) or just to register a business name.

Regardless, it is not just enough knowing that you can register your business with the CAC, understanding what is required, costs or amount to pay, depending on the type of registration is somewhat crucial.

Therefore, the essence of this post is to list the cost of registration with the corporate affairs commission, as well as the summary of fees.

Cost of CAC Nigeria Business Registration Fees

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Below is a list of the cost of CAC business registration fees and summary of fees required:

Cost of CAC Nigeria Application Forms

1. Company

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Set of incorporation forms500.00
2Others100.00 per each form

2. Business Name

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Registration form250.00
2Others100.00 per each form

3. Incorporated Trustees

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Set of incorporation forms1,000.00
2Others100.00 per each form
Accreditation5,000.00

Cost of Services for Incorporated Trustees

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Reservation of Name500
2Incorporation of trustees30,000.00
3Filing of notice of change of name10,000.00
4Filing of notice of change in trustees10,000.00
5Filing of notice of amendment of constitution6,000.00
6Filing of annual return5,000.00
7Filing of notice of court order for dissolution of incorporated trustees5,000.00
8Filing of other documents (miscellaneous)1,000.00
9Search on incorporated trustees file2,000.00
10Certified true copy of certificate of incorporation10,000.00
11Certifed true copy of constitution5,000.00
12Certified true copy of incorporation form2,000.00
13Certified true copies of other documents2,000.00 per document

Cost of Services for Business Names in Nigeria

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Reservation of Name500
2Registration of business name10,000.00
3Filing of notice of change of business name5,000.00
4Filing of notice of change in business address1,000.00
5Filing of notice of change in proprietorship1,000.00
6Filing of annual return1,000.00
7Filing of notice of cessation of business1,000.00
8Filing of other documents (miscellaneous)1,000.00
9Search on business name file1,000.00 per business name file
10Certified true copy of business name certificate of registration5,000.00
11Certified true copies of other documents2,000.00 per document

Cost of Services for Companies

S/NSUBJECTFEES in Naira (₦)
1Reservation of NameN500.00
2Registration of private company with share capital of N1million or lessN10,000.00
3Registration of private company/Increase in Share Capital above N1million and up to N500millionN5,000.00 for every N1million share capital or part thereof
4Registration of private company/Increase in share capital above N500millionN7,500.00 for every N1million share capital or part thereof
5Registration of Public company/Increase in share capitalN20,000.00 for the first N1million share capital or part thereof
6Registration of Public Company/Increase in share capital above N1million and up to N500millionN10,000.00 for every N1million share capital or part thereof
7Registration of Public Company/increase in share capital above N500millionN15,000.00 for every N1million share capital or part thereof
8Registration of Company not having a share capitalN20,000.00
9Filing of notice of exemption of foreign Companies from RegistrationN30,000.00
10Re-instatement/Relisting of company nameN25,000.00
11Registration of charges for private companyN10,000.00 for every N1million or part thereof
12Registration of charges for public companyN20,000.00 for every 1Million or part thereof
13Filing of annual return for a small CompanyN2,000.00
14Filing of annual return for Private company other than a small companyN3,000.00
15Filing of annual return for public companyN5,000.00
16Filing of annual return for company Limited by GuaranteeN5,000.00
17Filing of annual report by foreign companiesN5,000.00
18Filing of statement in form of schedule 14 under section 553N10,000.00
19Filing of notice of merger/acquisitionN50,000.00
20Filing of special resolution for mergerN20,000.00
21Filing of other documents relating to mergerN10,000.00
22Filing of statutory declaration of solvencyN5,000.00
23Registration of appointment of liquidatorN10,000.00
24Registration of resolution for winding upN10,000.00
25Filing of return of final meeting and account of liquidationN5,000.00
26Filing of notice of change of company nameN10,000.00
27Filing of notice of alteration of memorandum and articles of associationN5,000.00
28Filing of notice of changes in particulars of directorsN2,000.00
29Filing of return of allotment and or notice of change in shareholdingN2,000.00
30Filing of notice of change in registered addressN2,000.00
31Filing of notice of appointment of receiverN10,000.00
32Filing of notice of discharge of receiverN5,000.00
33Filing of notice of change of signatureN2,000.00
34Filing of notice of reduction in share capital by public companyN20,000.00
35Filing of notice of reduction in share capital by private companyN10,000.00
36Filing of deed of release by public companyN10,000.00
37Fiiling of deed of release by private companyN5,000.00
38Application for extension of time for holding of annual general meeting by public companyN10,000.00
39Application for extension of time for holding of annual general meeting by private companyN5,000.00
40Letter of Good StandingN10,000.00
41Other filings (miscellaneous)N2,000.00
42Certified true copy of certificate of registrationN10,000.00
43Certified true copies of memorandum and articles of associationN3,000.00
44Electronic SearchN1,000.00per company
45Manual Search by customersN2,000.00 per company file
46Manual Search Report prepared by officers of the CommissionN5,000.00
47Certified true copies of other documentsN2,000.00 per document
48Consent for Restricted NamesN5,000.00

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