Company Register 15% open

Jamaica

What data is expected?

List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category do not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet, etc. Open data from company registers may be used for many ends: e.g. enabling customers and businesses to see with whom they deal, or to see where a company has registered offices. This definition draws on the work of OpenCorporates.

  • Name of company
  • Company address
  • Unique identifier of the company
  • Register available for entire country

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No
In an open and machine-readable format HTML
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date No
Publicly available No Data are available through a search mask and it is necessary to know the name or registration number of an entity in order to find it.
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps By entering the keywords "company register of jamaica" the Companies Office of jamaica's website was included in the Google results. From there i visited the site and was able to lookup companies by name
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Companies Office of Jamaica
Controlled access Yes
characteristics Name of company, Company address, Unique identifier of the company, Register available for entire country
location href="https://www.orcjamaica.com/" https://www.orcjamaica.com/">rel="nofollow">https://www.orcjamaica.com/ - Companies Office of Jamaica, href="https://www.orcjamaica.com/CompanySearch.aspx?cId1=1bb41e18-5b35-4265-96b1-f93acd97f644" https://www.orcjamaica.com/CompanySearch.aspx?cId1=1bb4">rel="nofollow">https://www.orcjamaica.com/CompanySearch.aspx?cId1=1bb4 - Document Request — Company/Organization Search
The Companies Office host the register of companies however they can only be viewed by entering the name of the company on the website. From there a Company number, name, director, address and other details can be viewed

Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. The Companies Office hosts the register of companies however data can only be viewed by entering the name of the company on the website. From there a Company number, name, director, address and other details can be viewed. One can conduct a Company Search on the Companies Office of Jamaica website where data are available for free in .HTML format, but through a search mask so one needs to know an entity's name or registration number in order to find it. Data include registration number, entity name, director/ proprietor/ shareholder/ company secretary, status, entity type. and when registered/ incorporated. Data cannot be downloaded at once and update frequency is not specified. https://www.orcjamaica.com/CompanySearch.aspx?cId1=1bb41e18-5b35-4265-96b1-f93acd97f644

Meta data

Data location   https://www.orcjamaica.com/ - Companies Office of Jamaica
   https://www.orcjamaica.com/CompanySearch.aspx?cId1=1bb4 - Document Request — Company/Organization Search
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   HTML
Reviewer   Evangelia Kampouri
Submitters   Alesha Aris
Last modified   Mon Jan 16 2017 21:01:47 GMT+0000 (UTC)