Join the 3.4 million sole traders in the UK & run your own business as an individual - with Online Filings it's fast, easy, affordable and done right.
You can trade under your own name, or you can choose our name reservation service to register your business name at Companies House while trading as a sole trader (see more information in our FAQ).
Once your payment has been accepted, you'll be directed to fill out our short 100% online application. We'll take care of sending your application to HMRC and Companies House (for name reservation service).
Your UTR confirms that you have started trading as sole trader. This code is confidential and can only be sent by HMRC by post.
Online Filings offers entrepreneurs, professional expert advice and assistance to register a company and provide:
Online Filings is a Companies House authorised formation agent and approved filing and secretarial software provider. This means that we have developped our own incorporation software, approved by Companies House which securely sends all your information directly to Companies House.
We have simplified the formation process by creating a streamlined registration form. Our online digital assistant provides useful tips for a step by step support. Your limited company can be incorporated within a few hours and your new business bank account will be ready within days.
Call, email or chat; we’re here for you. We provide help with added services after your business has been incorporated.