Two or more companies, including holding and subsidiary companies, may combine (amalgamate) and continue as one company (Section 220 of the Companies Act, Chap. 81:01).
The following documents must be filed with the Registrar:
Where the amalgamation is being effected under section 222 of the Act, the Articles must be accompanied by a copy of the amalgamation agreement and a copy of the required special resolution of the shareholders of each amalgamating company.
Where the amalgamation is effected under section 223 or 224 of the Act, the Articles must be accompanied by a copy of the required directors’ resolution of each amalgamating company.
Note: the foregoing is intended to provide an overview only of the nature and process of amalgamation and does not constitute legal advice. This is a technical area of company law, in respect of which you should seek appropriate professional advice and assistance where necessary.
This notificaton is intended for general guidance only, and does not constitute legal advice.
You should seek appropriate professional advice and assistance, where necessary; the Registrar General's Department cannot provide such advice.