Article 43 - Change of registered office

(1) An LLC may change its registered office by delivering notice of the change within 21 days to the CRO together with payment of the Prescribed Fee.
(2) A notice delivered under Article 43(1):
(A) shall be in the Prescribed Form; and
(B) shall be signed by a director or secretary of the LLC or authenticated in a manner approved by the CRO.
(3) Where the CRO receives a notice under Article 43(1) it shall enter the new registered office on the register in place of the former registered office.
(4) The change of registered office shall take effect upon the notice of change of registered office delivered to the CRO in accordance with Article 43(2) being registered by the CRO, but until the end of the period of 21 days beginning with the date on which it is registered a person may validly serve any Document on the LLC at its previous registered office.
(5) Where an LLC unavoidably ceases to perform at its registered office any duty to keep at its registered office any register, index or other Document or to mention the address of its registered office in any Document in circumstances in which it was not practicable to give prior notice to the CRO of a change in the situation of the registered office, but:
(A) resumes performance of that duty at other premises as soon as practicable; and
(B) gives notice accordingly to the CRO of a change in the situation of its registered office within 21 days of doing so
it shall not be treated as having failed to comply with that duty.
Amended by QFCA RM2012-1 (as from 11th April 2012)