Business Name Registration

    Register a Business/Trade/Defensive Name

    If you are a Pty Ltd company, Close Corporation or Individual (Sole Proprietor) trading as a Business Name, according to South African Law you must register the Business Name. This form can help you do that.

    Only R799.00 for a Business/Trade/Defensive Name application.

    Apply for a Business/Trading/Defensive Name in terms of CPA 2008 and new Companies Act 2008 (South Africa).

    A Defensive Name is a business name that is reserved for your use, for "trading as" etc, for a period of 2 years. You must renew the name every 2 years (our renewal app fee: R549.00) if you want to keep on using it.

    Your Defensive Name result is expected in ± 3 working days.
    Defensive Name confirmation is expected in another ± 5 working days.

    To: Business Names Registry - a unit of eServices Business Registrations (Pty) Ltd, 136 Main Road, Somerset West, South Africa, 7130
    Tel.: 021 852-4444

    Your first name/s (required)

    Your surname (required)

    Your physical address (required)

    Proposed Business/Trading/Defensive Name (required)

    Your email address (required)

    Your phone number (required)

    Referral Person name (if any) - enter person's name who told you about this service

    I hereby apply for the following service, and I agree to the Terms and Conditions :

    1 x Business/Trading/Defensive Name Application for R799.00

    1 x Free listing at - Sample Listing

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