Business Name Registration – SA

Register a Business/Trade/Defensive Name

If you are a Pty Ltd company, Close Corporation or Individual (Sole Proprietor) trading as a Business Name, according to South African Law you must register the Business Name. This form can help you to do that.

Only R799.00 for a Business/Trade/Defensive Name application. (Because our system prepares everything as soon as we receive your order, the fee of R799.00 must be paid directly after you submit this form. Only submit this form if you intend making immediate payment. See here for many references from happy clients:

Apply for a Business/Trading/Defensive Name in terms of CPA 2008 and new Companies Act 2008 (South Africa).

A Defensive Name is a business name that is reserved for your use, for "trading as" etc, for a period of 2 years. You must renew the name every 2 years (our renewal app fee: R499.00) if you want to keep on using it.

Your Defensive Name result is expected in ± 3 working days.
Defensive Name confirmation is expected in another ± 5 working days.

To: Business Names Registry - a unit of eServices Business Registrations (Pty) Ltd, Main Road, Somerset West, South Africa, 7130
Tel.: 021 852-4444

Your first name/s (required)

Your surname (required)

Your physical address (required)

Proposed Business/Trading/Defensive Name (required)

Your email address (required)

Your phone number (required)

Referral Person name (if any) - enter person's name who told you about this service

I hereby apply for the following service, and I agree to the Terms & Conditions at - :

1 x Business/Trading/Defensive Name Application for R799.00

1 x Free listing at - Sample Listing

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