Commercial Registry Office

Handelsregisteramt Kanton Zürich

What we do

The Commercial Register serves to establish and identify companies. Its purpose is the entry and publication of relevant legal facts and it sees to the legal security and the protection of third parties. The Commercial Register of the Canton of Zurich counts more than 90 000 company entries. It is a public register, and anybody can apply for an extract or a copy of files.

Before an entry is made with the Commercial Registry Office, it has to check whether all the conditions of the corresponding Law and of the Ordinance have been met.

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