(1) The Secretary of State may direct a company to change its name if it has been registered in a name that is the same as or, in the opinion of the Secretary of State, too like—
(a) a name appearing at the time of the registration in the registrar's index of company names, or
(b) a name that should have appeared in that index at that time.
(2) The Secretary of State may make provision by regulations supplementing this section.
(3) The regulations may make provision—
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