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<h2 class="new_header"><span>Latest Guidance</span></h2> <p>For the <strong>latest guidance</strong> on business name, sensitive words and expressions, please refer to our guidance ‘GP1 Incorporation and Names’ (Companies Act 2006) below.</p> <p><u><strong>GP1 Incorporation and Names (Companies Act 2006) HTML</strong></u><br> <strong><u>GP1 Incorporation and Names (Companies Act 2006) PDF</u></strong></p> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <h2 class="new_header"><span class="old_guidance">Archived Guidance</span></h2> <p><strong>Archived guidance</strong> (pre – Companies Act 2006) can be found on the UK Government Web Archive:</p> <p><u>Archived Guidance – GBF3 Business Names (Companies Act 1985) HTML</u><br> <u>Archived Guidance – GBF3 Business Names (Companies Act 1985) PDF</u></p>