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The Deregulation and Contracting Out (Northern Ireland) Order 1996

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[F1The Companies Act 2006]N.I.

[F22.  [F3Functions of the registrar of companies in relation to—N.I.

(a)the incorporation of companies under Part 2 of the Companies Act 2006;

(b)the change of name of companies under Chapter 5 of Part 5 of that Act;

(c)the re-registration and change of status of companies under Part 7 and sections 649 (registration of order and statement of capital), 650, 651 and 665 (re-registration of public company as private company on reduction of capital) of that Act.]]

[F43.  [F5Functions conferred on the registrar of companies by or under any of the following provisions of the Companies Act 2006—N.I.

(a)section 1065 (certificate of incorporation);

(b)sections 1066(1) and (3) and 1067(1) and (3) (registered numbers: companies and establishments of overseas companies), except so far as they relate to the determination of the form of the registered numbers;

(c)sections 1085 and 1086 (inspection etc. of records kept by registrar), except so far as they relate to the form in which copies of the information contained in those records may be made available.]]

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