1003 Striking off on application by company
1003 Striking off on application by company
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     On application by a company, the registrar of companies may strike the company's name off the register.

(2)     The application—

(a)     must be made on the company's behalf by its directors or by a majority of them, and

(b)     must contain the prescribed information.

(3)     The registrar may not strike a company off under this section until after the expiration of [2 months] from the publication by the registrar in the Gazette of a notice—

(a)     stating that the registrar may exercise the power under this section in relation to the company, and

(b)     inviting any person to show cause why that should not be done.

(4)     The registrar must publish notice in the Gazette of the company's name having been struck off.