An UK certificate of incumbency is a requirement by financial institutions globally for an UK company to open an account. In most cases, we will advise new clients to purchase the certificate of incumbency as they can open bank accounts within the first 6 months of incorporation. For a certificate of incumbency to be acceptable by financial institutions, it must not be more than 6 months old in most of the cases. You may need to make this purchase if you are opening a bank account and your certificate of incumbency is dated more than 6 months ago.
The Certificate of Incumbency contains the following information: