767 Consequences of doing business etc without a trading certificate
767 Consequences of doing business etc without a trading certificate
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     If a company does business or exercises any borrowing powers in contravention of section 761, an offence is committed by—

(a)     the company, and

(b)     every officer of the company who is in default.

(2)     A person guilty of an offence under subsection (1) is liable—

(a)     on conviction on indictment, to a fine;

(b)     on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding the statutory maximum.

(3)     A contravention of section 761 does not affect the validity of a transaction entered into by the company, but if a company—

(a)     enters into a transaction in contravention of that section, and

(b)     fails to comply with its obligations in connection with the transaction within 21 days from being called on to do so,

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