Changing your company’s name

You can apply to change your company’s name for a fee of $15. The application may require in-principle approval from referral authorities depending on your proposed name. Read more information on choosing a company name.

Once the name application is approved, you must lodge a Notice of Resolution on behalf of your company and file the change of name at Bizfile+

Updating your company’s information

You must update your company’s information on BizFile+ within 14 days if there are the following changes to your company's:

  • Business activity
  • Registered address or office hours
  • Place where register of members and index is kept (note: applies to companies that were incorporated before 3 January 2016)
  • Appointments or cessation of company officers and auditors

For appointment of new company officers or auditors, companies need to provide the following details:

  • Name
  • Identification number
  • Nationality
  • Residential address
  • Alternate address (if any)
  • Contact number and e-mail address
  • Position held
  • Appointment date
  • Cessation date

There is no fee payable for notifying ACRA of these changes.

To change your company’s name, or update any of the above information, visit > File eServices > Local Company > Make Changes > Change in Company Information including Appointment/Cessation of Company Officers/Auditors.


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