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Change of legal entity - specific criteria for 25% application fee

This is the specific criteria for 25% application fee.

The following scenarios are applicable only when the conditions applicable to all Change of Legal Entity have been met.

Existing EntityNew entitySpecific criteria that must be metFee
1Sole proprietorLimited Company / PlcThe same individual is the sole director and shareholder, and the fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity25%
2Sole proprietorPartnershipPartnership is two persons only. One of the partners is the previous sole proprietor, the other is already to known to the Commission and either holds a personal licence or is an approved Annex A. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
3Sole proprietorLimited Liability PartnershipLLP is two persons only. One of the members of the LLP is the previous sole proprietor, the other is already to known to the Commission and either holds a personal licence or is an approved Annex A. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
4Partnership of two personsSole proprietorSole proprietor was a partner in previous entity and the partnership was terminated for business reasons rather than death or retirement. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
5Limited Liability Partnership of two personsSole proprietorSole proprietor was a partner in previous entity and the partnership was terminated for business reasons rather than death or retirement. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
6PartnershipLimited Company / PlcThe partners are the only direct or s/shareholders. No other persons involved as director or shareholder. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
7Limited Liability PartnershipLimited Company / PlcThe members of the LLP are the only directors/ shareholders. No other persons involved as director or shareholder. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
8PartnershipLimited Liability PartnershipThe previous partners are the only member s of the LLP. No other persons involved as members. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
9Limited company/pieSole proprietorThe individual was the only director and shareholder of the Limited Company. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
10Limited Company / PlcLimited Liability PartnershipAll the members of the LLP were shareholders or directors of the company. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
11Limited Company / PlcPartnershipAll the partners were shareholders or directors of the company. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
12Limited Liability PartnershipPartnershipAll the partners were members of the LLP. The fee category is the same or lower than for the existing entity.25%
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