You have drafted a killer business plan and you are ready to venture into the world of business. Your next step is to register your business in accordance with South African legal and statutory requirements.

Register your business

South Africa’s Companies Act requires that if you are setting up a private company (i.e. (Pty) Ltd) you need to register your company as a legal entity.

Apply online

Open a business account online

You can open a business account online instantly. It’s quick and easy.

Apply online


SwiftReg offers the following services:
  • Checks on existing company names
  • Registration of business names 
  • Company and close corporation changes
  • Annual returns and restorations
  • B-BBEE certificates
  • Clearance certificate
  • Restorations
  • Name applications only

Need more help?

Let one of our consultants assist you.

Visit an Enterprise Development Centre.

Call us on:

0860 040 302