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 [...]

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 [...]

December 2016

Increase share capital of a private limited company

How to increase share capital of a private limited company In this blog post we teach you how to increase share capital of a private limited company. The Statement of Share Capital and Return of Allotment You will need to submit the certified true copy of your company's statement of share capital and return of [...]

November 2016

Landlord eviction notice: How to write one

Writing Landlord Eviction Notice This article will teach you about writing landlord eviction notice. This template can be used for landlords, landlord agents and property managers to issue a 'notice to pay rent or quit'. This document is especially for those tenants who have not or refused to pay rent. With this document you can issue [...]