BUSINESS COMPANIES REGULATORY DIVISION

Laws Administered

  1. Companies Ordinance (Cap10A)
  2. Registration of Business Names Act 1988
  3. Moneylenders’ Act 1988

Primary Functions

  1. Facilitates applications for business and companies’ registration and incorporation,
  2. Monitor legal compliance on business and companies’ registrations at national level,
  3. Provide businesses registry services and advices, and
  4. On-going review and development of all business registration laws at national level.

Current Updates

  1. The division is engaging with PSDI in reviewing the Companies Ordinance (Cap10a) and Registration of Business Names Act 1988, and
  2. Undertaking institutional restructuring to enhance efficiency and effectiveness in executing the primary functions of the Registrar of Companies.