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Company name and trade mark checker

This search tool will help you check that the company name or trade mark you are thinking of using for your business is not already registered or is similar to one already existing. It is advisable to look at your prospective company names and trade marks at the same time if you want to try to secure both for your business and to check that you are not going to infringe someone else's trade mark.

Our company name search service directly searches the Companies House database and checks the index of all UK live companies and those dissolved within the last 12 months.

Our trade mark service directly searches the UK Intellectual Property Office database.

Company name and trade mark name search


Please read the disclaimer on the Companies House - Opens in a new window website.

Please read the disclaimer on the UK Intellectual Property Office - Opens in a new window website.