Official Company Information

Karen Blakeman on June 12th, 2013

Company Check ( and its sister website Company Director Check are two of the more popular services on my business and search workshops. They repackage official information from Companies House and provide much of it free of charge. I first reviewed them in 2011 ( and and since then there have been many updates and additions. A […]

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Karen Blakeman on January 2nd, 2013

All companies in Israel must register with The Registrar of Companies at the Ministry of Justice ( and the tax authorities. The register can be searched at using part or all of a company name in English or Hebrew, or by entering the company number. The search interface and the results are in Hebrew but if you are […]

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Karen Blakeman on December 29th, 2011

The Ukrainian official companies register can be found at The interface and information is in Ukrainian only but Google’s translation option does a good enough job to help you through the site. If you use Google Chrome as your browser you can enable its automatic translation prompt by going to Options, Under the Bonnet, and […]

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Karen Blakeman on April 20th, 2011

If you have ever tried to explain to a client why they will not find detailed financial accounts for companies registered in the British Virgin Islands, just thrust a copy of Guiding You Through… Company Searches In The British Virgin Islands – Withers LLP into their mitts! It very neatly summarises the registration, filing and […]

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Karen Blakeman on February 7th, 2011

I have added two more company registers – Slovenia and Croatia – to my Official Company Registers page at Slovenia AJPES – Agency of the Republic of Slovenia for Public Legal Records and Related Services ( AJPES provides access to the Slovenian Business Register online (ePRS), and Annual Reports of companies, cooperatives and sole […]

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Karen Blakeman on September 29th, 2010

The Malta Financial Services Authority Registry of Companies ( has been added to my Official Company Registers page at The registry provides free basic company details including registered address and company ID/number. You can browse the companies alphabetically or search by name or company ID/number. There is also a list of companies that have […]

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