Companies House has confirmed that the automatic extensions granted by the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 has ended for filing deadlines falling after 5 April 2021.
The Act granted automatic extensions for filing deadlines between 27 June 2020 and 5 April 2021 to relieve the burden on companies during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and allow them to focus all their efforts on continuing to operate. Automatic extensions were granted for accounts, confirmation statements, event-driven filings and mortgage charges.
Companies house has confirmed that there will be no further automatic extensions for confirmation statement filings, accounts filings and event-driven filings after 5 April 2021.
Further information can be found at www.gov.uk/government/news/automatic-filing-extensions-granted-by-the-corporate-insolvency-and-governance-act-due-to-come-to-an-end.