In a typical year several notices and reminders are posted to companies to remind them of their statutory duties. This includes notices to file accounts, confirmation statements and to submit company tax returns.
The address must be effective at all times. This means that the address must be genuine and able to accept mail on behalf of the company. If a letter is sent to the registered address is should be delivered without issue. In general, a PO Box address is not permitted and you cannot use a Royal Mail post box as your companies address. When an address is found to be ineffective Companies House may take action against the company.
Some businesses can benefit from using a registered office service provider. Using a reputable company address such as ours as your official registered office will ensure your company meets its legal requirements.