The Companies Act abolished the mandatory requirement for a company seal and allows the company director or secretary to sign documents without the need for a seal if the company's memorandum and articles permit.
There are however many occasions where a company seal is required and we can provide you with hand held plier seals for your company, usually within 24 hours.
Some advantages of using a seal are:-
- greater guarantee of authenticity
- higher degree of formality and focus
- better internal control
- often required for foreign jurisdictions
- may extend flexibility of can attest the sealing
There are legal implications of using a company seal on a document and we suggest that you take professional advice.