Open Knowledge

Company Register / 2014 45% open

South Africa

What data is expected?

List of registered (limited liability) companies. The submissions in this data category does not need to include detailed financial data such as balance sheet etc. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Name of company
  • Unique identifier of the company
  • Company address
  • Updated at least once a month

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Initial searches for company name, trademarks and patents are free of charge. More in-depth information is sold on a subscription basis. Website is being reviewed at the moment, but no indication the fee model is changing.

Reviewer comments

Data is in digital form. I changed the entry.



  • Mor Rubinstein


  • Mor Rubinstein