Sole Proprietorship / Defensive Name

 Procedure to register a Defensive Name

You can now apply for your Defensive Name or Sole Proprietorship online.

Note:
You will need to have a valid account with password You can register here.

Alternatively, you can still download the forms and proceed as below :

Step1:

Submission of two forms

  • Application for a reservation of a defensive name on CM5¬†form
  • Application for registration of a defensive name on CM8 form
  • A defensive name is valid for two (2) years and is renewable on submission of CM8A form.