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Company secretary useful links

Guidance and other useful information from external websites on the role and responsibilities of the company secretary

The role

Company administration

Retention of records

Iron Mountain

Best practice guide from document storage company Iron Mountain. Registration required for free download.

Companies House guidance

Companies House

A collection of guides about registering, filing and disclosing information with Companies House.

Setting up

HM Government

Gov.uk hub page for setting up a new business. Includes pages on different legal entities: sole trader; business partnership; private limited company; social enterprise; overseas company; unincorporated associations.

Running a limited company

HM Government

Guidance from GOV.UK on directors responsibilities and other company secretarial aspects of running a company.

Governance + compliance

ICSA The Governance Institute

The publication of ICSA The Governance Institute providing current news, views and practical advice on the latest developments in governance and compliance.

Company meetings

Pinsent Mason February 2010

Guide from Pinsent Masons covering the administration of board meetings, annual and other general meetings, notices, circulars and resolutions.

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