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Starting a Company

A1 Company Incorporation

Please also read the revised information leaflet 20.

pdf logo A1 form (0.28 MB, Adobe PDF), pdf logoA1 form Fillable (0.34 MB, Adobe PDF)

(A practising solicitor can attest a declaration under section 72 Solicitors Amendment Act 1994)

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Annual Return

B1 Annual Return. The annual return can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website at a reduced fee. Please see link to Public Register of AuditorsLinks to external website, where the Auditor Registration Number can be obtained. If you are unable to download this form, please find alternative copy on the New B1 form page.

pdf logoB1 form (0 MB, Adobe PDF)pdf logoB1 form fillable (0.50 MB, Adobe PDF)

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Changing Address

COMPANY

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pdf logo B2 form (0.18 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoB2 form fillable (0.19 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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BUSINESS NAME

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RBN2 Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by an individual. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo RBN2 form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo RBN2 form fillable (0.17 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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RBN2A Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by a partnership. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2A can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo RBN2A form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo RBN2a form fillable (0.10 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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RBN2B Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by a body corporate. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2B can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo RBN2B form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoRBN2B form fillable (0.10 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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RBN3 Cessation of business under a business name registered by an individual, partnership or body corporate. Form RBN3 can also be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo RBN3 form (0.13 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoRBN3 form fillable (0.09 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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EXTERNAL COMPANY

F4 Changes in persons responsible for compliance with regulations, or person responsible for service of process, or change of address of these persons, branch or place of business. 

application/word logo F4 form (0.04 MB, MS Word) 

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Foreign Companies

F12 Registration of a company which is a branch of a European Union country company.

application/word logo F12 form (0.08 MB, MS Word) 

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F13 Registration of a company which is a branch of a non-European Union country company.

application/word logo F13 form (0.07 MB, MS Word) 

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F1 Registration of a place of business by an external company.

application/word logo F1 form (0.08 MB, MS Word) 

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F2 Alterations in the memorandum/articles of an external company  or change of company name.

application/word logo F2 form (0.03 MB, MS Word) 

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F3 Change in directors/secretary/persons who represent an external company.

application/word logo F3 form (0.07 MB, MS Word) 

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F4 Changes in persons responsible for compliance with regulations, or person responsible for service of process, or change of address of these persons, branch or place of business. 

application/word logo F4 form (0.04 MB, MS Word) 

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F7 Return of accounting documents of an external company.

application/word logo F7 form (0.03 MB, MS Word) 

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F8/8E Particulars of a charge on property in the state created by a company incorporated outside the state.

application/word logo F8 form 8E (0.04 MB, MS Word) 

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F9/9E Particulars of a charge subject to which property in the state has been acquired by a company incorporated outside the state.

application/word logo F9 form 9E (0.04 MB, MS Word) 

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F14 Notification of winding up/closure of branch of an external company.

application/word logo F14 form (0.03 MB, MS Word) 

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Business Names

RBN1 Application for registration of a business name by an individual. Form RBN1 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo  RBN1 form (0 MB, Adobe PDF)  , pdf logoRBN1 form  fillable(0 MB, Adobe PDF)    

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RBN1A Application for registration of a business name by a partnership. Form RBN1A can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo RBN1A form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF)  , pdf logo RBN1A form fillable (0.22 MB, Adobe PDF)    

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RBN1B Application for registration of a business name by a body corporate. Form RBN1B can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo RBN1B Form (0.21 MB, Adobe PDF)RBN1B Form fillable  (0.15 MB, Adobe PDF)

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RBN2 Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by an individual. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo RBN2 form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo RBN2 form fillable (0.17 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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RBN2A Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by a partnership. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2A can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo RBN2A form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo RBN2a form fillable (0.10 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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RBN2B Nature of change in particulars of a business name registered by a body corporate. If the change is in the address of the business name only, form RBN2B can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo RBN2B form (0.14 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoRBN2B form fillable (0.10 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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RBN3 Cessation of business under a business name registered by an individual, partnership or body corporate. Form RBN3 can also be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo RBN3 form (0.13 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoRBN3 form fillable (0.09 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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Resolutions

G1 Special resolution. Form G1 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo G1 form (0.19 MB, Adobe PDF) ,  pdf logo G1 form fillable (0.25 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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G1Q Special resolution - Change of company name. Form G1Q can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website

pdf logo G1Q form (0.19 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoG1Q form fillable (0.20 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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G2 Ordinary resolution. Form G2 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website.

pdf logo G2 form (0.20 MB, Adobe PDF) ,pdf logo  G2 form fillable (0.21 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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Return of allotments

B5 Return of allotments

Form B5 has a filing fee of €15. Please note that since the abolition of companies capital duty with effect from 7th December 2005, forms B5 with an effective date on or after that date should be filed directly with the CRO.

pdf logo B5 form (0.27 MB, Adobe PDF), pdf logoB5 form fillable (0.29 MB, Adobe PDF)

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Changing Director/Secretary information

B10 Change of director and/or secretary, or change in their particulars, resignation, change of residential address etc. Form B10 can be completed online at www.core.ieLinks to external website for free. You can change residential address information and also resign an officer. You can indicate on this form if an officer has passed away and also appoint an officer using the B10. Forms B69 and B70 are used only in particular circumstances.

pdf logo B10 form (0.20 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoB10 form fillable (0.23 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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Limited Partnerships

LP1 Application for registration of a limited partnership. Filing fee €2.50

pdf logo LP1 form (0.24 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo LP1 form fillable (0.28 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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LP2 Notice of change in a limited partnership. Filing fee €0.30.

pdf logo LP2 form (0.21 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo LP2 form fillable (0.22 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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LP3 Statement of the capital contributed by limited partners. No fee

pdf logo LP3 Form (0.19 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo LP3 form fillable (0.22 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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LP4 (Statement of the amount contributed by a new limited partner or a statement of an increase in the amount contributed by any limited partner)

pdf logo LP4 Form (0.19 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logo LP4 form fillable (0.22 MB, Adobe PDF) 

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P1 Return of accounting documents of partnerships and limited partnerships. Filing fee €15.

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Voluntary Strike-off

H15 - Application for Voluntary Strike-off. (No filing fee).

pdf logo H15 form (0.25 MB, Adobe PDF) , pdf logoH15 form fillable (0.27 MB, Adobe PDF)  

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