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Private Limited Company
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₹6,999
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  • Businesses looking to issue shares
  • Businesses seeking investment through equity-based funding


Limited Liability Partnership
(LLP)

₹5,999
BEST SUITED FOR
  • Professional services 
  • Firms seeking any capital contribution from Partners
  • Firms sharing resources with limited liability 

One Person Company
(OPC)

₹6,999
BEST SUITED FOR
  • Freelancers, Small-scale businesses
  • Businesses looking for minimal compliance
  • Businesses looking for single-ownership

Private Limited Company
(Pvt. Ltd.)

₹5,999
BEST SUITED FOR
  • Service-based businesses
  • Businesses looking to issue shares
  • Businesses seeking investment through equity-based funding


Limited Liability Partnership
(LLP)

₹4,999
BEST SUITED FOR
  • Professional services 
  • Firms seeking any capital contribution from Partners
  • Firms sharing resources with limited liability 

One Person Company
(OPC)

₹5,999
BEST SUITED FOR
  • Freelancers, Small-scale businesses
  • Businesses looking for minimal compliance
  • Businesses looking for single-ownership

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Company PAN and TAN
Name Registration
MOA & AOA
Incorporation Certificate
2 Digital Signature Certificates
2 Director’s Identification Number
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The cost includes registration for 2 directors & authorised capital of up to ₹1,00,000.

Extra fees may apply for additional directors or authorised capital or registration in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka and Rajasthan due to higher stamp duty fee in these states.

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Company Registration in India - Online Incorporation Process Explained

Company Registration is the first step to formalise your business as a legal entity before launching its core operations. This crucial step offers you legal rights, protection, and a solid foundation.

From choosing the right company type to adhering to regulatory requirements, the way you navigate through the registration process will set the tone for the success story of your startup. Before we delve deeper into the process, let's explore the different types of business structures in India.

Different Types of Company Formations to Choose From

Private Limited Company

A Private Limited Company is the most common form of company registration governed by the Companies Act 2013. It is a type of business entity with limited liability privately owned by a group of individuals or shareholders. It's a preferred choice for startups and businesses.

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Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)

A Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is a flexible legal and tax entity that provides limited liability protection to its partners while allowing them to participate in the management and operations of the business. An LLP is established under the Limited Liability Act 2008 and is often chosen by professionals and service providers.

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One Person Company (OPC)

One Person Company (OPC) is a type of business structure that involves the features of a Private Limited Company and the benefits of Sole Proprietorship. An OPC allows a single individual to create a separate legal entity for their business while offering limited liability protection.

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Public Limited Company

According to the Company Act of 2013, a Public Limited Company is a regulated business structure with limited liability that offers shares to the general public along with opportunities to raise funds through public investment. This type of business structure is suitable for large-scale multinational business corporations.

Sole Proprietorship

Sole Proprietorship is a type of business structure that involves a single owner who is personally liable for all the business's debts and obligations as there is no separate legal entity. It's ideal for small businesses and freelancers due to its minimal compliance requirements.

Partnership Firm

Governed by the Indian Partnership Act 1932, a Partnership is a collaborative business structure involving two or more individuals who jointly share responsibilities, profits, and liabilities. This structure suits professional services and small businesses and is often guarded by a well-drafted Partnership agreement.

Section 8 Company

Section 8 Companies are a legal form of “Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs)” registered under the Companies Act, either as Private Limited or Public limited. 

Non- Government Organisations or NGOs can also be registered under Section 8 Company registration. It is established for the promotion of charitable, cultural, social, educational, or philanthropic causes.

Several crucial factors should guide your decision-making while choosing the right structure for your business. Here's a detailed breakdown of what to consider:

How to Choose the right type of Company Structure for your Business?

Each of the business structures discussed earlier entails distinct prerequisites and adherence to specific regulations during and after the company registration process.

Several crucial factors should guide your decision-making while choosing the right structure for your business. Here's a detailed breakdown of what to consider:

  • Nature of Business:
    Consider your business's nature, industry, and core activities as they play a pivotal role in selecting a suitable structure. For instance, a consulting firm might opt for a different structure than a manufacturing company due to their distinct operational needs and goals.
  • Ownership and Investment:
    One of the fundamental decisions revolves around ownership and investment. Are you planning to run a closely held business with a limited number of stakeholders, or do you have ambitions to raise capital from a broader investor base? In the latter case, Private Limited or Public Limited companies could be more appropriate due to their ability to issue shares.
  • Liability Protection:
    Evaluate the extent of personal liability you're willing to bear. If you're seeking limited liability, structures such as Private Limited companies or Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) are well-suited. These structures ensure that your personal assets are protected in case the business faces financial challenges.
  • Scalability:
    Consider your business's growth prospects. If you anticipate attracting external investors or potentially going public in the future, it's wise to choose a structure that facilitates such expansion. Public Limited companies, for example, are better positioned to raise capital through stock markets.
  • Compliance & Legal Requirements:
    Different structures come with varying levels of regulatory compliance and legal obligations. Weigh the administrative burden and understand the tax implications associated with each structure. For instance, a Sole Proprietorship might have simpler compliance requirements compared to a Private Limited company.
Nature of Business
Suitable Company Type
Service-based
Sole Proprietorship, Partnership, LLP, Private Limited Company, OPC
Startups, Scaling Businesses
Private Limited Company
Small-scale, Freelancers
Sole Proprietorship, OPC
Non-profit, Charitable
Section 8 Company, NGO
Professional Services
Partnership, LLP

Remember, the process of selecting a business structure can vary for each individual. So, you can go through the above points and let your business needs and preferences guide you toward selecting the most appropriate structure.

Company Registration Process

Company Registration is a crucial milestone for every business. It legitimizes your business and lays the foundation for its operations under the legal and regulatory framework. There are several steps to ensure a seamless and legally compliant incorporation process:

(Private Limited Company or Limited Liability Partnership or One Person Company)-

Steps for Company Incorporation in India

  • Apply for a Digital Signature Certificate (DSC)
    Get DSCs to authenticate electronic documents and transactions while ensuring the security and integrity of online submissions during the registration process.
  • Company Name Approval View
    Choose an appropriate and distinctive name for the company and submit it to MCA for approval. Ensure the name adheres to the MCA guidelines and is not already in use.You can do a quick company name search on our website to avoid any complications before proceeding further.
  • Apply for Business Registration
    Once the name is approved, apply for incorporation. This includes comprehensive details about the structure of the business, registered office, directors, shareholders, and other essential particulars. Private Limited and OPC registrations utilize SPICe+, while LLP registration employs FiLLiP for registration.
  • Get a Certificate of Incorporation
    Following a diligent review of the application and its compliance with legal requirements, you can receive a Certificate of Incorporation(COI) issued by MCA. COI signifies the successful creation of the company, bestowing it with a distinct legal identity.

It's important to emphasize that the above steps can differ for various company types, and additional compliances might apply depending on the nature of the business and industry.

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Recommended Capital Required to Start a Business in India

The company's capital structure depends on- Authorized Capital/Paid-up Capital/Capital Requirements. These are the minimum/recommended contributions required to start a business.

Type of Business
Minimum Paid-up Capital/ Capital Contribution
Minimum Authorized Capital/ Capital Contribution
Private Limited
None*
Rs 1 lakh
LLP
Rs 10,000
Rs 10,000
OPC
None*
Rs 1 lakh
Public Limited
Rs 5 lakh
Rs 5 lakh
Sole Proprietorship
None
None
Partnership
None
None

*As a Private Limited Company has a minimum of 2 shareholders, each shareholder has to have at least one share. So, the company's minimum authorized and paid-up capital is at least Rs 2. This is subject to the requirements of the current account.*

*As a One-person company has one shareholder, the shareholder has to have at least one share. So the paid-up capital of the company is at least Rs 1. This is subject to the requirement of the current account.

It's important to note that company types can have varied capital requirements subject to jurisdiction and change based on regulatory updates.

How Can Razorpay Rize help in the whole process?

Razorpay Rize is your trusted partner in simplifying and redefining the company registration journey. You can seamlessly register your company at the lowest rates, anytime and anywhere.

What is included in our package?

  • Company Name Registration
  • 2 Digital Signature Certificates
  • 2 Directors’ Identification Numbers
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • MoA & AoA (Applicable for Private Limited Companies and OPCs)
  • LLP Agreement (Applicable for LLPs)
  • Company PAN & TAN

*May include additional documents depending on the type.

We urge you to use our diverse range of tools like Company Name and Trademark Search to make the best of the company registration process.

What is the Cost of Company Registration by Razorpay Rize?

The cost of company registration can vary based on several factors, including the type of company structure, the jurisdiction in which you're registering, the stamp duties, professional fees, and any additional services you may require.

We have tailored our services to meet the needs of visionary entrepreneurs seeking to establish and legitimize their business ventures. It's with this vision in mind that we offer registration options for One Person Companies (OPC), Private Limited Companies (Pvt), and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLP).

This comprehensive approach considers the growth and evolution of the business, ensuring that the chosen company structure aligns harmoniously with its present and future requisites.

Type of Business
Cost of Registration
Private Limited
Rs 6999
LLP
Rs 5999
OPC
Rs 6999
  • The cost includes DSC and DIN for 2 directors+ Certificate of Incorporation + MoA+ AoA+ PAN+TAN in the case of Pvt Ltd and OPC.
  • The cost includes DSC for 2 partners+ Certificate of Incorporation + PAN+TAN + LLP Agreement in case of LLP.

**Extra fees may apply for additional directors, authorized capital, and stamp duty for states like MP, Kerela, and Punjab. Eager to learn more? Reach out to us at rize-registrations@razorpay.com for more details.

What are the Compliances that need to be followed by a Company?

After successfully incorporating a company, ensuring legal compliance and smooth operations is crucial. Here are some key aspects to consider:

  • Annual General Meeting (AGM):
    Hold AGMs to discuss financial matters, operations, and future plans.
  • Financial Statements:
    Prepare and file financial statements such as Balance Sheets, Profit and Loss Statements, and Cash Flow Statements annually with the Registrar of Companies (RoC).
  • Annual Return:
    File annual returns with the RoC containing essential information about the company's operations.
  • Statutory Registers:
    Maintain various statutory registers, including Register of Members, Register of Directors, and Register of Contracts.
  • Board Meetings:
    Hold regular board meetings to discuss and make decisions related to the company's operations.
  • Audit:
    Conduct mandatory audits per the provisions of the Companies Act and file the audited financial statements with the RoC.

These are just a few general compliance requirements that companies must follow. Depending on the specific activities and sector of the company, there might be additional industry-specific compliances to consider as well. It is important to stay informed and updated about the evolving legal and regulatory requirements.

Companies Registered in India in 2023 so far

Company Type
STATE/ UT
LLP
OPC
Private
Public
Grand Total
Andaman & Nicobar
3
1
38
1
43
Andhra Pradesh
370
156
1868
3
2397
Arunachal Pradesh
5
3
112
120
Assam
227
64
930
34
1255
Bihar
245
198
3253
54
3750
Chandigarh
79
34
358
4
475
Chattisgarh
120
40
861
5
1026
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
3
5
8
Daman and Diu
5
3
15
23
Delhi
2787
534
9375
108
12804
Goa
210
29
328
5
572
Gujarat
3321
201
5923
97
9542
Haryana
1295
262
5196
32
6785
Himachal Pradesh
66
35
462
10
573
Jammu & Kashmir
55
78
705
1
839
Jharkhand
175
81
1175
11
1442
Karnataka
2412
558
7577
55
10602
Kerala
1740
163
3220
59
5182
Ladakh
1
1
Lakshadweep
3
1
1
5
Madhya Pradesh
716
127
3045
41
3929
Maharashtra
8736
930
17811
381
27858
Manipur
10
6
118
134
Meghalaya
6
3
44
1
54
Mizoram
1
4
44
1
50
Nagaland
4
5
81
1
91
Orissa
200
122
1826
4
2152
Pondicherry
15
7
106
1
129
Punjab
410
93
1719
9
2231
Rajasthan
996
160
3926
66
5148
Sikkim
7
7
Tamil Nadu
1187
424
6469
69
8149
Telangana
1950
384
6276
27
8637
Tripura
10
86
3
99
Uttar Pradesh
2177
625
11270
156
14228
Uttarakhand
239
57
896
28
1220
West Bengal
1845
226
4865
95
7031
Grand Total
31630
5614
99996
1362
138602

FAQs

Why is company registration important in India?

Here are some reasons why you should incorporate your business:

  • Protection of Personal Assets
  • Accessibility & Availability of Capital
  • Existence of a Business, irrespective of ownership
  • Tax Exemptions and Benefits

How much does it cost to register a company?

The cost of registering a company in India varies according to the type, number of stakeholders, capital, and size.

How long does it take to register a company?

You can complete the company registration process within 10 to 15 days from the date of submitting all your documents, provided they are accurate and in order.

How can I verify the registration status of my company?

You can easily verify the registration status of your company through the MCA website. To do this-

  • Go to the “MCA Services” section of the website.
  • Click on “View Company/LLP MasterData” from the given options.
  • Provide your company's Corporate Identification Number (CIN)- a 21 Digit alphanumeric code provided after successful registration.
  • Click “Submit.”
  • Your company status will be displayed on the screen.

Is a Current Bank Account necessary after Registration?

Yes, a Current bank account is essential for managing financial transactions separately from personal finances and complying with tax regulations.

Is GST registration mandatory for Company registration?

GST registration is compulsory for certain businesses whose turnover exceeds the prescribed threshold limit.

  • For Goods: 40 Lakhs
  • For Services: 20 Lakhs

Note: The limitations might be updated with GST amendments.

Can NRIs or foreign national or foreign entities register a company in India?

Yes, they can establish a company provided they adhere to the regulations outlined by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for Foreign Direct Investment. However, it's mandatory to have at least one Indian national as a part of the company on the Board of Directors.

Can I change Company details after Registration?

You can update specific changes like the addresses of the directors and share structures with the relevant authorities. These changes, however, must be intimated by filing Form DIR-12 with the Registrar of Companies (ROC) within 30 days from the date of the change.

Can I convert one business structure into another?

Yes, it's possible to convert one business structure into another in many jurisdictions. The conversion process typically involves legal procedures, approvals from relevant authorities, and compliance with specific requirements. For example, you can convert a Sole Proprietorship into a Private Limited Company or transform a Partnership into a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP).

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