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Changing an academy's name

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Last updated on 5 July 2017
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How can we change the name of our academy? This article includes advice from the Education and Skills Funding Agency, a law firm and Companies House on how academies can change their name. You will also find examples of deeds of variation from academies.

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Contents

  1. 1 Initial checks
  2. 2 Differences between company and trading names
  3. 3 Process for changing a company name
  4. 4 After a company name change
  5. 5 Examples of deeds of variation

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