77 Change of name
77 Change of name
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     A company may change its name—

(a)     by special resolution (see section 78), or

(b)     by other means provided for by the company's articles (see section 79).

(2)     The name of a company may also be changed—

(a)     by resolution of the directors acting under section 64 (change of name to comply with direction of Secretary of State under that section);

(b)     on the determination of a new name by a company names adjudicator under section 73 (powers of adjudicator on upholding objection to company name);

(c)     on the determination of a new name by the court under section 74 (appeal against decision of company names adjudicator);