Late filing penalty is issued to your limited company and your limited liability partnership (LLP) if your accounts were filed late even just for one day. Companies House normally send to the late filing penalty invoice to your company and your LLP’s registered office address. The penalty must be paid. If you wish to clarify your late filing penalty invoice, you may contact Companies House.
Pay by Cheque
Please make the cheque payable to Companies House.
For companies registered in England and Wales, and Northern Ireland, your cheque must be sent to:
Companies House Cardiff
P O Box 710
For companies registered in Scotland, the payment must be sent to:
Companies House Edinburg
Edinburg Quay 2
Please write your company number and company name on the back of your cheque and send your cheque together with the remittance slip to the correct Companies House address specified above.
Pay by bank transfer, BACS, internet transfer
You may pay your late filing penalty by bank transfer. Companies House bank details are as follows:
Account name:Late filing penalties receipts
Bank address:National Westminster Bank, Roath, Cardiff
Sort code:52 21 07
Swift code (for overseas payments):NW BK GB 2122X
Remember to email the bank payment details to FPFinance@companieshouse.gov.uk providing your company name and number to expedite the settlement.
If you require help with your company accounts, our accountants would be able to assist you and take care of your company accounts and filing for you. Feel free to contact us.