The name checking service – about the service

In the name checking service, you can check in advance if the name you are considering for a new company qualifies for registration. The service is free of charge and available 24/7. The service gets updated once a day.

The search result data originate from the following sources: Trade Register, the Register of Foundations, the Finnish Population Register Centre, the National Land Survey of Finland, the Finnish trademark register and the trademark register maintained by WIPO.

Please note that the Patent and Registration Office (PRH) will not check the registrability of the company name before your notification has become pending.

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The search result shows the following details from:

  • Trade Register
    • Name
    • Business ID
    • Type of company name
  • Register of Foundations
    • Name
    • Business ID
    • Domicile or registered office
  • Finnish Population Register Centre
    • Family name
  • National Land Survey of Finland
    • Place names
  • Domestic trademarks
    • Trademark
    • Number
    • Classes
  • Trademark register maintained by WIPO
    • Trademark
    • Number
    • Classes

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Latest update 22.11.2016