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Limited partnership registration
Further Information


Further information


1. Where can documents be inspected?

All registration documents relating to English and Welsh partnerships may be inspected at:
Companies House
Crown Way
Cardiff
CF14 3UZ
Tel: 0303 123 4500

or they may also be made available by giving two days' notice at:

The London Search Room
Companies House
21 Bloomsbury Street
London
WC1B 3XD
Tel: 0303 123 4500

Scottish partnership documents may be inspected at:

Companies House
4th Floor
Edinburgh Quay 2
139 Fountainbridge
Edinburgh EH3 9FF
Tel: 0303 123 4500

Northern Ireland partnership documents may be inspected at:

1st Floor, Waterfront Plaza,
8 Laganbank Road
Belfast
BT1 3BS
Tel: 0303 123 4500

Further enquiries may be addressed to the Registrar of Limited Partnerships at the above addresses.

2. Where do I get forms and guidance?

This is one of a series of Companies House guidance which provide a simple guide to the Companies Act.
Statutory forms and guidance are available, free of charge from Companies House. The quickest way to get them is through this website or by telephoning 0303 1234 500.

Forms can also be obtained from company law stationers, accountants, solicitors and company formation agents - addresses in business phone books.

3. How do I send information to the Registrar?

You may deliver documents to the Registrar by hand (personally or by courier) including outside office hours, bank holidays and weekends.

You may also send documents by post or by the Document Exchange Service (DX). If you send documents you should address them to:

For limited partnerships in England & Wales:

For limited partnerships in Scotland For limited partnerships in Northern Ireland:
The Registrar of Companies
Companies House
Crown Way
Cardiff CF14 3UZ
DX33050 Cardiff 1 The Registrar of Companies
Companies House
4th Floor
Edinburgh Quay 2
139 Fountainbridge
Edinburgh EH3 9FF

DX ED235 Edinburgh 1
or
LP-4 Edinburgh 2 1st Floor,
Waterfront Plaza,
8 Laganbank Road
Belfast
BT1 3BS

Tel: 0845 604 88 88
Fax: 028 9090 5353
DX 481NR
If you are sending documents by post, courier or Document Exchange Service (DX) and would like a receipt, Companies House will provide an acknowledgement if you enclose a copy of your covering letter with a pre-paid addressed return envelope. We will barcode your copy letter with the date of receipt and return it to you in the envelope provided.

Please note: an acknowledgement of receipt does not mean that a document has been accepted for registration at Companies House.

Please note: Companies House does not accept accounts or any other statutory documents by fax.