Guide

Set up and run a limited partnership

Last updated: 7 March 2017

Register your limited partnership

Download and fill in the application to register a limited partnership.

All partners must sign the form.

Send it by post with a fee of £20 (by cheque, made payable to "Companies House", or by postal order).

Companies House will usually register your limited partnership within 5 days of getting your application.

Same day service

Your partnership can be registered the same day Companies House gets your application as long as it arrives before 3pm, Monday to Friday.

You must write "Same day registration" on the envelope and include a cheque or postal order for £100.

Your partnership will be registered the next working day if the form arrives after 3pm.

Where to send the form

Send your form to:

Companies House
Fourth floor
Edinburgh Quay 2
139 Fountainbridge
Edinburgh
EH3 9FF

If you want a delivery receipt you must send a pre-paid addressed return envelope.

Set up and run a limited partnership
Register your limited partnership