A public search form has been integrated into CAC Nigeria online portal, to enable anyone search CAC records for registered incorporated trustees, company or business names and those undergoing business registration.
If you want to register your company or business name with CAC Nigeria, you can also use the CAC public name search portal to check if your proposed business name has been registered by someone else or not.
How To Use CAC Public Name Search Form
Go to: CAC Public Search Portal
Enter the name you want to Search
Tick the "I'm not a robot" and solve the captcha if prompted
If you enter a registered company name in the CAC online search form, the search result will display the company registration number, the company name, company address and date of incorporation (registration).
If no registered business name in CAC database contains your search term, the form will return a blank result.
If your proposed business name has not been registered, you can proceed to submit it for reservation at CAC online website.