Open Knowledge

Company Register 0% open


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


The Ministry of Justice of Sudan is responsible for the commercial register. Its website has a feature to look for registered company names, to help users in applying for names which are not taken already ( This search engine does not provide any details about the companies themselves and no other information appears to be available on the internet about this dataset.

Reviewer comments

There is not enough evidence that the dataset exists in the form that OKF requires, but the details provided about the company name database are good.



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  • Riyadh Al-Balushi