Changes you must report
You must tell Companies House about changes to the partnership's registered or alternative address, members' details (eg name or address) or registered name.
Change your registered address
You can also download and fill in a change a registered address for an LLP. The address is on the form.
Change where your company records are kept
Use the Companies House online service to change the address where your LLP's records are kept if it's different to your registered address.
You can also use this service to tell Companies House which records you're moving to the alternative address.
Alternatively, download and fill in paper forms to:
- change the address where you keep your records
- state which records will be held at the alternative address
Change members' details
Alternatively, download and fill in either a:
Send it to the address on the form.
Change your LLP's name
You must tell Companies House if you change your LLP's registered name - you can do this electronically, by post, or using an agent.
Change the name electronically
You can use third-party software to change your LLP's name. What you pay depends on the software you use.
The new name will appear on the Companies House register within 24 hours.
You can't use third-party software to file a change of name application that contains sensitive words or is in Welsh - apply by post instead.
Change the name by post
Send it with a cheque or postal order for £10 to the address on the form - it takes 5 days.
Same day service
Your name change can be registered the same day Companies House gets your notice as long as it arrives before 3pm, Monday to Friday.
You must write "Same day incorporation" on the envelope and include a cheque or postal order for £50.
Your name change will be registered on the next working day if the form arrives after 3pm.
Use an agent
You can use a formation agent to register a name change for you. What you pay depends on the agent.