191 Meaning of “substantial”
191 Meaning of “substantial”
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     This section explains what is meant in section 190 (requirement of approval for substantial property transactions) by a “substantial” non-cash asset.

(2)     An asset is a substantial asset in relation to a company if its value—

(a)     exceeds 10% of the company's asset value and is more than £5,000, or

(b)     exceeds £100,000.

(3)     For this purpose a company's “asset value” at any time is—

(a)     the value of the company's net assets determined by reference to its most recent statutory accounts, or

(b)     if no statutory accounts have been prepared, the amount of the company's called-up share capital.