Register a company for free and open a current account

Get your business up and running with a free limited company registration and an award-winning Countingup current account.

Start your new company in three easy steps

Use our search tool to choose your limited company name

Enter your details and we'll register your company with Companies House for free

Get our award-winning business current account to start running your business

Why is company registration free with Countingup?

  • We're on a mission to make being self-employed or running a small business easier
  • That's why we cover the £12 incorporation fee for you to help you get set up
  • Our business current account is perfect for new businesses like yours, and designed to simplify your admin

Register your company today

Use our search tool to choose a name for your Limited company

Why Countingup?

Trusted by 50,000+ business owners

We’re committed to making running businesses easy for as many people as we can. That’s why we help you get your new business started as quickly as possible.

More than just a current account

Automate your finances, invoice on the go, capture your receipts, understand your finances, connect with your accountant, get paid in 135+ currencies, and more.


Frequently asked questions

Yes. Countingup pays the £12 registration fee to Companies House on your behalf.

You’ll need:
  1. A unique company name
  2. Personal information, such as your address, date of birth, and nationality
  3. A registered office address – this will go on the public record

To register a company through us, you must be the sole director of the company.

Your company is usually registered within 24hrs. Once your registration is accepted, you’ll receive:
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association

Yes, we will register your company with Companies House. We can do this as Countingup is an authorised company formations agent.