Papua New Guinea

Companies Regulation 1998

Year of Version:2001
Date of Entry into Force:July 1, 2001
Date of Text (Issued):1998
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Trade Names
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This Regulation implements the Companies Act 1997.
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Part III.- "General Provisions Relating To Forms And Other Documents"
Section 6.- "Documents To Be Submitted To Registrar" (see subsection 6 (g) (ii) relating to company name, page 7)

Section 10.- "Requirements In Respect To Registration Documents To Be Submitted By Overseas Company" (see subsection 10 (a) relating to change of name of overseas company, page 10)

Schedule 1 – List of Forms (see page 33)
Form 6 – Application for reservation of a company name (see page 39)
Form 7 – Application to change name of company (see page 40)
Form 8 – Certificate of incorporation on change of name (see page 40)
Form 48 – Notice of change of name of overseas company (see page 50)

Schedule 2 – Table of Fees Payable To The Registrar of Companies (see paragraph 2, page 52)
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WIPO Lex No.:PG016