Companies (Amendment) Act, 1983

Revocation of power under section 24 of Principal Act to dispense with “limited” in name of public limited companies.

58.—(1) No licence under section 24 of the Principal Act shall be granted in respect of a public limited company or an association about to be formed into a public limited company or have effect in respect of such a company.

(2) Any such licence already granted to a company shall cease to have effect if, after the appointed day, the company is registered or re-registered as a public limited company.