Change of Company Name Service

Change your company name

After a company has been registered, it is possible to change a company name to a completely new name at any time. A company can change its name either by:

  • a special resolution
  • permission given in the company’s articles of association

Companies Made Easy offers a professional service for Zimbabwean registered companies who wish to change their company name, including the filing of the Companies Registry forms and all other paperwork necessary to keep your company records up-to-date and compliant.

Putting in place the relevant company secretarial documents with regards to changing a company name is often overlooked and leaves companies at risk of being non-compliant. Using this service will ensure your company records are in order.

The starting cost of our Company Name Change Service is US$220.00 only.

What’s included?

  • File search
  • Minutes
  • Board resolution
  • Lodging of the Companies Registry forms
  • Companies Registry fees
  • Certificate of name change

How it works

  • Order by calling or Whatsapp  +263 (0242) 753 168 or +263 786 507 151 or email
  • Provide your company name and company number
  • We will conduct a file search and prepare all the neccessary documents and file with the Companies Registry.

Full Company Secretary Service

An annual return filing service is included FREE with our Full Company Secretary Service.

US$220.00 per year

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does the company name change take?

It usually takes upto 7 working days to change your company name at the Companies Registry. However, there are additional 14 working days to the whole process because there is need to place a newspaper article which will circulate in the Zimbabwean Gazzette and any daily circulating Zimbabwean newspaper.

    How much does it cost to change my company name in Zimbabwe?

    Changing your company in Zimbabwe costs US$220.00.

      Will my company number change after the name change?

      No. It will not change.

        Can I use the company name change service to correct a mistake on my company name?

        Yes you can.

          Will I receive a new certificate of incorporation after the name change?

          No you will not receive a new certificate of incorporation. You will however receive a certicate of assumed name.

            Can I use this service if I didn’t register a company with Companies Made Easy?

            Yes. This service is available to anyone whether you registered a company with Companies Made Easy or not.

              What information do I need to provide to start the company name change process?

              • Company number
              • Old company name
              • New company name

                Who should know that I have changed my company name?

                All your company’s stakeholders are supposed to know including:

                1. The company’s bankers
                2. ZIMRA
                3. Your customers or clients
                4. Your suppliers
                5. All business contacts
                6. etc

                  Change your company name

                  « I was very impressed by how quick my annual returns were filed. We needed to change our company directors and we couldn’t do it because we had outstanding annual returns. We got help from Companies Made Easy and in 4 days everything was in order and the directors changed. »

                  Sharon Musungo

                  Director, Shebau Ventures (Private) Limited

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