A public search form has been integrated into the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) Nigeria online portal, to enable anyone search CAC records for registered incorporated trustees, company or business names and those undergoing business registration.
If you want to register your company or business name with CAC Nigeria, you can now use theCAC public name search portalto check if your proposed business name has been registered by someone else or not.
How To Use CAC Public Name Search Form
- Go to: http://publicsearch.cac.gov.ng/comsearch/index.php
- Enter the name you want to search
- Tick the “I’m not a robot” and solve the captcha if prompted
- Click “Search”
If you enter a registered company name in the CAC online search form, the search result will display the company registration number, the company name, company address and date of incorporation (registration).
If your searched name is not a registered name on the CAC database, the form will return a blank result, then you can nowproceed to submit it for reservation on the CAC online website.