October 2016

Register a company in Nigeria with the CAC (Guide)

Register a company in Nigeria with the CAC This blog post will walk you through the step-by-step process on how to register a company in Nigeria with the CAC. This guide is for private limited companies only. Company registration is one of the hardest things to do in Nigeria because there's not a lot of [...]

February 2016

Corporate Affairs Commission Name Search

The Corporate Affairs Commission Name Search Process The Corporate Affairs Commission Name Search allows you to reserve your desired company name for 60 days. During this 60-day period you must complete the remainder of the registration process. If you already have a name in mind, then get started online in just a few seconds (click that green button [...]

December 2017

Power of Attorney: What is it and how to Obtain it

Power of Attorney What is a Power of Attorney (PoA) A power of attorney is a document which allows you to appoint a person or organization to act on your behalf. It is useful should you be unable or unwilling to manage your own affairs such as in times of sickness, unavailability, or inaccessibility.  This document [...]

Find Nigerian Lawyers Near Me For Hire

Find Nigerian Lawyers Near Me It can be tough to find Nigerian lawyers near you. This article will talk you through the best options for finding your trusted attorney. Nigerian Lawyers Directories The most popular Nigerian lawyers directories are: Nigerian Bar Association Legal Forms Marketplace The Nigerian Bar Association The Nigerian Bar Association's (NBA) directory allows [...]

May 2017

How to obtain CERPAC from Nigerian Immigration Service

HOW TO OBTAIN CERPAC This article teaches you how to obtain CERPAC, or Combined Expatriate Residence Permit and Alien Card. Here are the 4 steps to obtain CERPAC: Buy CERPAC Form The cost of the form is $1,000 payable in naira at the current black market exchange rate of the day. Collect and complete the following documents Letter of [...]

March 2017

Find a Lawyer in Nigeria for hire

Find a Lawyer in Nigeria At Legal Forms we specialise in providing company registration services and document generation services. All other legal counsel requests are outsourced to our trusted network of lawyers located around Nigeria. Can I trust the Legal Forms network of Lawyers? Yes, all lawyers in the Legal Forms network have either been vetted [...]

New CAC Form 1.1 for company registration

New CAC Form 1.1 This article will tell you everything you need to know about the new CAC Form 1.1 and when to use it. As of March 27, 2017, the CAC has streamlined the company registration forms. Essentially, 5 forms have been reduced down to just 1 form. This is a great initiative by [...]

Obtaining a Declaration of Age in Nigeria (Guide)

Obtaining a Declaration of Age in Nigeria Various Forms of Identification Some people who want to register a company in Nigeria don’t have a valid, nationally recognised form of identification. In many cases, it can take months to obtain a: driver’s licence, permanent voter’s card, national ID card, or an international passport. If you don’t [...]