Types of Companies

Please find below a list of the types of companies that fall into each business category. From time to time we will need to make alterations to this list, so please check again to stay up to date.


Animal charitiesCompany #ICO #
Blue Cross00363197Z578757X
Cats Protection (Cats Protection Enterprises Ltd)02953832Z6482198
Dogs TrustCharity no. 227523 & SC037843Z6526077
Guide Dogs for the Blind00291646Z5672321
World Horse WelfareCharity no. 206658 Z6793828
Children's charities
Children with Cancer UK04960054Z8673565
Elderly charities
Age UK06825798Z1669914
Health & medical charities
Operation Smile United Kingdom04317039 & Charity no. 1091316ZA214541
Orbis UK (Orbis Charitable Trust)03303689Z7647829
Sense, The National Deaf Blind & Rubella Association01825301Z7291985
WCRF  - World Cancer Research Fund 02536180Z6021605
Human rights charitiesCompany #ICO #
Amnesty International03139939Z8131207
Handicap International UK (Humanity & Inclusion UK)04010383
Refugee Council02727514 & Charity no. 1014576Z9307390
UN HCR (UN Refugees Agency)Switzerland
Life saving charities
East Anglian Air Ambulance04066700Z3529278
The Air Ambulance Service Ltd04845905ZA007245
Military charities
Erskine HospitalCharity No. SC006609Z7459440
The Gurkha Welfare TrustCharity No. 1103669Z5871502
Poppy Scotland /(The Earl Haig Fund Scotland)SC194893Z6792992
Royal Chelsea Hospital03701005 & Charity no. 1076414Z2368014
Museums, theatres & art gallery charities
Brooklands Museum Trust LtdCharity no. 296661Z2230213
Northern Ballet Ltd00947096Z8950861
Third World charities
Christian Aid05171525Z896660X


Banks & building societiesCompany #ICO #
RBS (The Royal Bank of Scotland (1727) Ltd)SC046419Z5957925
Santander UK plc02294747Z8737433
Tesco Bank (Tesco Personal Finance plc)SC173199Z4988111
Investments & savings (including funeral plans)
Key Retirement Solutions Ltd02457440Z5581481
Legal & General Group plc01417162Z8856410
Neilson Financial Services Ltd07986483ZA125017
Portafina Investment Management Ltd10290349ZA243640
Portafina LLPOC344297Z1760988
Loans & pay day loansCompany #ICO #
AA plc05149111Z8993633
Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC01630491Z5360808
Key Retirement Solutions Ltd02457440Z5581481
Nottingham Mortgage Services Ltd03089887Z9748936


From 18/6/2018 we will not supply data to any company within the Gambling category or these business types: Lotteries; On-line Betting; Spread Betting.

General & Lifestyle

Care & retirement homesCompany #ICO #
Audley Group Ltd (Audley Retirement Villages)09906780ZA289812
Inspired Villages Group Ltd10876791ZA315140
Health & well-being
David Lloyd Leisure Limited01516226Z6854873
Nuffield Health00576970Z6668741
Magazines & newspapers
The Economist Group Ltd02642807Z7134617
Price comparison websitesCompany #ICO #
uSwitch Ltd03612689Z5676996
Knight Frank LLPOC305934Z6400472
Rightmove plc06426485Z4726900
Trades people supply & property services (including security)
Local Heroes (British Gas Services Ltd)03141243Z7415642


General insuranceCompany #ICO #
A-Plan Holdings00750484Z7199305
Hiscox plc02837811Z6445902
The National Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Society Ltd00111982Z5869376
UIA (Insurance Services) Ltd02998952Z9418341
Car insuranceCompany #ICO #
Carole Nash Insurance Consultants Ltd02600841Z7382444
Life insurance
SunLife Limited05460862ZA244005


Media & publishing companies
Greens Printing Services Limited03149444ZA270095
Griffin Publishing Solutions Ltd08191595ZA219132
Research & surveysCompany #ICO #
Ipsos Mori UK Limited01640855Z7662886
Office for National StatisticsZ1404686


AutomotiveCompany #ICO #
Hyundai Motor UK Ltd05446560Z9106478
Mercedes-Benz Cars UK Ltd02448457Z7654999
Volkswagen Group UK Ltd00514809Z8253728
Fashion & clothing
NEXT plc04412362Z2902693
Food & drink outlets
Emily Estate (UK) Ltd (The Newt in Somerset)08496160ZA514784
General stores & supermarkets
John Lewis plc00233462Z1307441
Home furnishings
Bensons for Beds (Steinhoff UK Retail Ltd)00040754Z1757931
DFS Trading Limited07236769Z5995717
Home improvement
Anglian Home Improvements09905204Z6811149
Ironmongery Direct Limited03121306Z117570X
MobilityCompany #ICO #
The Mobility Furniture Company Ltd07934534ZA156044
Online retail
Amazon UK Services Ltd03223028Z5176040
Naked Wines plc02281640ZB140564
The Royal Mint Limited06964873Z2075700
The London Mint Office Ltd03470348Z4761698
Shop Direct Ltd04730752Z7738199
Pharmacy2U Ltd03802593Z714211X
Pharmacy Care Plus Limited06521783Z1403615
Pharmacy Outlet (Pharmacentric Ltd)05964690Z2563821


Holiday homes & clubsCompany #ICO #
Club La Costa UK plc03123199Z6762365
Super Camps Ltd03267803Z7584774
HolidaysCompany #ICO #
Emily Estate (UK) Ltd (The Newt in Somerset)08496160ZA514784
P&O Cruises (Carnival plc)04039524Z8383204
Riviera Travel Ltd01869298Z2071453


Electricity, gas & oil providersCompany #ICO #
EDF Energy plc02366852Z7005326
Energy Saving Trust Ltd02622374Z4996930
Octopus Energy Ltd09263424ZA156851
Ovo Energy Ltd06890795Z2242454
Scottish Power UK plcSC117120Z6531872
SSE plcSC117119Z9535820
Utilita Energy Ltd04849181Z3255179
Energy products & services
Eco Home Group Ltd09452482ZA252894
Telecom companiesCompany #ICO #
BT Group plc04190816Z8339253
Sky UK Ltd02906991Z6165064
The Carphone Warehouse Ltd 02142673Z7653502
Virgin Media Ltd02591237Z9713406
TV broadcasters
Amazon Prime03223028Z5176040
Sky UK Ltd02906991Z6165064

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