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Requests for company migrations and restorations

Please submit requests for company migrations and restorations to: law@gov.gg

Under section 97(2)(b) of the Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008, as amended (the "Law") (and section 94(2)(b) of the Law in respect of a supervised company), Her Majesty's Procureur is required to confirm that she has no objection to the removal of a company, which is seeking to migrate out of Guernsey, from the Register of Companies.  Under section 371(1) of the Law, Her Majesty's Procureur and Her Majesty's Receiver General are given the opportunity to make representations regarding the restoration of a company to the Register of Companies. 

Her Majesty's Procureur and Her Majesty's Receiver General are pleased to receive correspondence relating to proposed company migrations and restorations. In order for such correspondence to be considered and the functions of Her Majesty's Procureur and Her Majesty's Receiver General under the Law to be discharged, this office will require receipt of the information detailed in the Law under sections 87 to 97 inclusive in respect of migrations and sections 371 to 373 inclusive in respect of restorations.

Kindly note that enquirers should allow a response time of at least five working days from complete supply of relevant information to Her Majesty's Procureur and in the case of restoration applications, Her Majesty's Receiver General.  This office should be grateful if enquirers factor in this timeframe, particularly when considering the date for lodging papers for the Royal Court regarding restoration applications.  Whilst Her Majesty's Procureur and Her Majesty's Receiver General will endeavour to review such requests within five working days of receipt of complete, relevant information, please note that this may not always be possible.

Lastly, please do not forward cheques for this service, an invoice will be provided for electronic payment. Thank you.

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