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The main functions of the Guernsey Registry are to examine and store information on various registers as required under Guernsey legislation. The Registry is required to make some of this information available for public inspection.


Guidance notes for all Registry products and services are available in this section. They have been arranged by subject matter. Guidance notes are also available for download on the relevant pages throughout the site.


This section includes notices from the Registrar in accordance with the Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008, organised by year and month. Any person who is directly affected by a decision of the Registrar may apply to the Royal Court under Section 511 of the law for an order that the decision be set aside or modified.

Annual Validation - companies

All Guernsey companies must file an Annual Validation with the Registry between 1 January and the last day of February each year (except companies incorporated in December the previous year).

Welcome to the Guernsey Registry website.

This site provides information on the various registers maintained by the Registry as required under Guernsey legislation.

In addition, this site publishes notices in accordance with the Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 and provides guidance notes on the administration of limited companies and limited partnerships, foundations, limited liability partnerships, Guernsey Finance funding submissions, recognised auditor registrations and using the online services portal.

Countdown to Annual Validations and Beneficial Ownership submissions - January/February 2018

Following on from the introduction of the beneficial ownership register in August this year the Registry has issued a newsletter which contains details of the requirements on Guernsey companies for January/February 2018. We hope this information will help you prepare to make the necessary submissions and make the process straightforward.

The newsletter is available to view here

It contains information on what you will need to make the necessary filings, including:

-  Logging into the Online Services Portal

-  Entity PINs

-  Beneficial ownership submissions

-  Annual validation submissions

Beneficial ownership submissions can be made now at Once logged in, click 'Create Submission' then 'Add/remove entity BO details' to begin the process. Annual validation submissions can be made from 1 January 2018. Both submissions must be filed by 28 February 2018.

Corporate Service Provider directory

The Registry has launched a directory of Guernsey Corporate Service Providers which is available here.

If you would like to list your firm in the directory free of charge please see here for further information.

Fraud Warning to Bailiwick Charities

The Guernsey Border Agency has issued a fraud warning to Bailiwick Charities. Further information can be found here.


Damon Hackley, Registrar, 9 February 2018

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