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English definition of “Companies House”

Companies House

noun    
GOVERNMENT, LAW in the UK, the official government organization that keeps a record of all UK companies and information about them. A company that wishes to become a limited company must, by law, be registered with Companies House: One of the main functions of Companies House is to incorporate and dissolve limited companies, in accordance with the Companies Act of 2006.
(Definition of Companies House noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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