Business Checks

Includes checks for directors, companies, opening / closing times, trade checks, virtual offices and complaints forums / rouge traders.


ACCREDITED ORGANISATIONS 

Search UK accredited organisations.


ANTIQUES ATLAS

UK Antiques Directory and online Catalogue.


AUTHORISED BUSINESS REGISTER

You can use this search to find businesses that are, or have previously been, authorised by the Regulator to provide claims management services.


BANK OF ENGLAND

The Bank of England is owned by the UK Government, and accountable to both Parliament and the general public.


BIG RED DIRECTORY

Big Red Directory uses artificial intelligence to self update its own contents. 


BIZDB

UK limited company database that gives an overview of a company in plain English. 


BIZ STATS.CO.UK

UK small business portal that according tho their website: “delivers comprehensive and coherent information”.


BRC CERTIFICATED

The BRC Global Standards Directory is the official database of all audits conducted against a BRC Global Standard. Certification bodies administrate all changes to site listing, audit documents and certification status information held on the Directory.


BUSINESS REVIEWS 

Yably – Search for businesses, shops or professionals with the highest ratings.


CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPEAN BUSINESS DIRECTORY 

The Central and Eastern European Business Directory (CEEBD) provides current information on businesses and organisations in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and CIS.


CHARITY COMMISSION

Charity Commission regulates charities in England and Wales.


CHARITY REGISTER

UK charities.


CHARITY TRENDS

CAF Research provides insight and analysis that helps to inform the decisions of charities, companies, donors, policy-makers, researchers and journalists worldwide.


CHECK A TRADE

Checkatrade runs background checks on tradespeople before they can become members. Once they join, members agree to have feedback from their customers put online for all to see.


CLONE FIRMS AND INDIVIDUALS

Check the UK FCA website for latest cloned company alerts and / or search the register. 


COMPANIES HOUSE (UK)

Official UK company register. 


COMPANIES HOUSE GLOBAL

List of global sites for company information. 


COMPANY SEARCH 

UK Company search.


CYLEX

Cylex is an online business directory.


DISQUALIFIED DIRECTORS

Companies house searchable database of disqualified directors.


EATIBLE 

Eatible.co.uk is the place to discover what Food Safety Score your local Takeaway, Pub, Restaurant, School or Hospital has been given at its last Food Safety Inspection. Read how others rate a Pub Restaurant or Takeaway or leave your own review and score out of five.


EAST MIDLANDS BUSINESS DIRECTORY 

Searchable database of companies in the East Midlands, UK.


ELTO

Search for Employers Liability Insurance for specific employers.


EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL DECISIONS 

Find decisions on Employment Tribunal cases in England, Wales and Scotland.


EU BUSINESS SEARCH 

Search for company information from various European business registers.


EU ENTERPRISE SEARCH

Here you can search for company information from various European business registers.


FEMAS 

FEMAS Feed Materials Assurance Scheme FEMAS covers all feed ingredients intended for direct feeding to animals or for inclusion in compound feeds and blends. It is based on HACCP principles, a system originally pioneered by space agency NASA, but now forming the bedrock of EU Food and Feed legislation.


FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY

The Financial Services Register is a public record that shows details of firms, individuals and other bodies that are, or have been, regulated by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and/or the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).


FOOD & DRINK 

UK restaurant reviews. 


FOODYAS

FoodYas lists restaurants from all around the world.


FOURSQUARE

Find businesses across the world.


GLASS DOOR BUSINESS REVIEWS 

Search ratings and reviews of over 600,000 companies worldwide. Get the inside scoop and find out what it’s really like from people who’ve actually worked there. 


GLOBAL BUSINESS REGISTER

Download official up to date company reports, annual accounts, company profiles, company director details all from Companies House Official Databases.


GLOBAL REGISTERS

Company registers from around the world.


HMRC REFERENCE CHECKERS

HM Revenue and Customs pre 2015 reference tools.


HUNGRY HUMAN 

UK restaurant menus.


ICO

The ICO is the UK’s independent body set up to uphold information rights.


INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION FORUM 

Official IAF searchable membership list. Click here for information on how to conduct an accreditation check.


ISO 

The ISO Register’s primary objective is to provide a unique and comprehensive free service for all users to search and confirm ISO Certifications achieved by companies throughout the world.


INDUSTRIAL 

Searchable database of industrial and trade parks in UK. 


INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DIRECTORY – ORBIS

Global company information database.


JOB SEARCH – INDEED 

UK job search database with company information.


JOB SEARCH – MONSTER 

Global job search database with company information.


LITTLE SIS

A grassroots watchdog network connecting the dots between the world’s most powerful people and organisations.


LOCAL HEROES

Find a local tradesman endorsed by British Gas.


LOCAL NIGHT LIFE 

UK club and nightlife guide.


MOJ

You can use this site to find businesses that are, or have previously been, authorised by the Regulator to provide claims management services.


MY BUILDER

My Builder makes it easy to find tradesmen that have been reviewed by homeowners.


NICEIC 

NICEIC is a UK voluntary regulatory body for the electrical contracting industry.


OFFSURE LEAKS 

There are legitimate uses for offshore companies and trusts. We do not intend to suggest or imply that any people, companies or other entities included in the ICIJ Offshore Leaks Database have broken the law or otherwise acted improperly. Many people and entities have the same or similar names. We suggest you confirm the identities of any individuals or entities located in the database based on addresses or other identifiable information.


OFSTED

Database of all UK school inspections.


OPEN CHARITIES

UK Charities Register.


OPEN CORPORATES

OpenCorporates is an open database of companies and company data from around the world. 


OPENING TIMES

Opening-times.co.uk is where you can find all the current opening times for shops and businesses.


PUBS GALORE 

UK pub guide.


ROGUE TRADERS

Investigative reports on rogue traders that the team have been hunting and confronting for giving customers a raw deal.


SCHOOLS (ENGLAND & WALES) 

This is a register of schools and colleges in England and Wales. You can search for and download information on establishments, establishment groups or governors. Schools, local authorities and academy trusts can also update details by signing in to their Secure Access account.


SCORES ON THE DOORS

Find out how hygienic and well-managed food preparation is at any of the 521,943 listed premises throughout the UK.


STALL FINDER

Stallfinder offers stallholders the opportunity to promote themselves, their business and the products and services they provide.


STORAGE & REMOVAL FIRMS

This database contains over 9500 storage and removal companies specialising in all types storage and moving services within the UK.


TRADESMAN CORNER

Directory of local businesses that can be up-dated by the public.


TRIP ADVISOR

Candid traveller reviews. 


TRUSTED TRADERS

A directory of tradespeople.


TRUSTMARK

TrustMark is the only Government endorsed scheme for almost all trades in and around the home.


TRUST PILOT

Trustpilot is an online review community. 


UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

Compare the world’s top universities with the latest edition of the QS World University Rankings®, and explore leading institutions by region and subject.


VAT CHECKER

Check a VAT number (VIES).


VAT LOOK-UP

Check or find a company vat number.


VAT REVERSE CHECKER

If you know a company’s name but don’t know their VAT number, you can reverse lookup VAT numbers using this site. 


VIRTUAL OFFICE DIRECTORY – UK

A searchable virtual office database.


WHAT CLINIC

Find and compare health clinics in the UK.


WHAT PUB

Pubs featured on this website have been independently added and updated by thousands of CAMRA volunteers and includes over 96% of Britain’s real ale pubs.