The establishment of the Corporate Affairs Commission as an autonomous body was as a result of the perceived inefficiency and ineffectiveness of the erstwhile Company Registry, a department within the Federal Ministry of Commerce and Tourism which was then responsible and administration of the repealed Companies Act of 1968.
Bello Mahmud, Registrar-General/CEO.
The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) wishes to inform its esteemed customers that effective from Monday 14th September, 2015, all filing fees should be paid into CBN designated Treasury Single Account (TSA) for CAC. CAC customers are by this notice expected to pay their filing fees into the TSA vide any Commercial Bank of their choice.
All Banks have been directed to accept payment of Government Revenues into TSA in line with the Federal Government‘s directive. Customers are expected to submit the duly completed registration documents to any of the Commission’s offices nationwide with the evidence of payment.
Furthermore, online payment through the Company Registration Portal (CRP) of the Commission has been suspended until full integration is concluded. For interested customers that wish to pay online please use the link below:
In the same vein, any application accompanied with original stamp duty receipt bearing a name different from the name in the document presented for verification will also be rejected.
Customers are advised to comply to avoid unnecessary delay in the processing of their applications.
Please be guided.