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

Data Location


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.

Data Availability

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


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Rebecca Sentance
Submitters   Riyadh Al-Balushi
Last modified   Thu Sep 24 2015 15:42:18 GMT+0000 (UTC)