How To Register Your Small/Big Company/Business Name On CAC For Free and Get RC Number


Following yesterday tweet updates by the Media aide of President Buhari, M. Buhari approves free CAC registration business name 250,000 small/large businesses in Nigeria.


So for those who have been finding it real difficult to get their small or large business registered by corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), here is a one life time opportunity to secure your business name and get it registered with an RC number for free by being among the first 250,000 businesses to get registered starting today.

The approval of 250000 fg cac registration business names for msmes across the nation was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari and was announced by his media aide Bashir Ahmed via twitter.

Here is the tweet of Bashir Ahmed

Pres. @MBuhari has approved cac registration business names’ for 250k MSMEs nationwide; according to the CAC, 6,606 names in each of the 34 states, Abuja will have 7,906, Lagos 9,084 & Kano 8,406.

The free registration commences today, visit for details

From his tweet, the registration starts today being the 28th Of October 2020.

Requirements To Register for Free Cac Registration Company/Business Name

  • Phone Number, Email, Address, NIN
  • You need a valid ID card (National Id, DOB, Voters Card, Drivers License, International Passport etc)
  • You need an active ATM card for payment of N663 for name reservation

CAC registration

How To Register Company/Business Name CAC Registration For Fee Get RC Number

  • Visit
  • Tap On Online Registration
  • Now scroll down to where you see Create Account, because you must have an account with CAC before getting to register your business for free.
  • Tap on public search to confirm the name you wish to register isn’t already registered

CAC search

  • After search and the name is not taken, proceed to step 2 Reserve Name
  • Tap on reserve name and fill in all required forms accordingly and with care
  • There are 5 forms to fill so take your time in getting it done. On the last form, you will be required of your NIN number and a payment fee of N500 for the reservation of name, in sum total of N663 with service charge fee inclusive.
  • On successful payment via remita or ussd code, depending which you prefer, you will get a receipt as shown above, and will have to wait for about 4hrs before you can proceed further to next step of the registration which will cost no money.

Free 250000 FG CAC Business Names Registration For MSMES

From the official CAC website in regards to the free 250000 fg free cac registration business names registration for msmes, it was noted that each state out of the 36 states in the country have its own aggregator for the free registration process and of which those interested companies and businesses will have to contact for the registration process. So we are providing the list of all the 36 states 250000 fg free cac registration business names registration for msmes aggregators contact address details.

List Of All 36 States Aggregators Contact Address Details

Here are list of aggregators for each states in Nigeria to assist in the 250000 fg free cac registration business names registration for msmes 2020/2021

250000 fg Free cac Registration business names registration for msmes requirements

You are expected to go to your state aggregator address with the following registration requirements as stated below
  • Three (3) Proposed Names
  • Two (2) Passport sized photographs
  • Valid Means of Identification
  • Phone Number/Email address

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