Our guide to closing down or restoring a limited company

If you operate a limited company, there might come a time that you want to stop trading for whatever reason. This might be a permanent decision to dissolve your company or to go into voluntary liquidation.

Alternatively, you might wish to temporarily hold it as non-trading until you’re ready to restart operations in the future.

Whatever the reason for closing a business, or restoring a company that has been dissolved, there are procedures you must follow.


Our video guide to closing down a limited company

If you close your limited company for any reason, there are a few things you need to do. The process for closing your company involves notifying the right people at the right time.

View our video resource to learn more about the process for winding up a limited company.