What documents are required for registration of LLP on MCA?

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MCA introduced an e-form i.e. Form FiLLiP for the process of LLP Incorporation. The new process of incorporation under FiLLiP is much simpler than the earlier incorporation process. Further, the applicant should file Form 3 within 30 days of incorporation to register the LLP Agreement. Applicant should be ready with the required documents for registration of LLP on MCA.

What is Form FiLLiP under the new process of LLP Incorporation?
Read about Form FiLLiP, e-form on MCA for registration of LLP
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What is Form FiLLiP under the new process of LLP Incorporation?
Read about Form FiLLiP, e-form on MCA for registration of LLP
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Documents for LLP Registration MCA – Form FiLLiP:

  1. DPIN (Designated Partner’s Identification Number) Application
    If the designated partners do not hold a valid DIN/DPIN, they can apply for allotment of DPIN and incorporation together under Form FiLLiP. Following documents of each designated partner are required:
    • PAN (Permanent Account Number)
    • Aadhar
    • Identity Proof – voters identity card/ passport/ driving license
    • Residential Proof – bank statement/ electricity bill/ telephone bill/ mobile
  2. Copy of Resolution
    If one or more of the partners, designated partners or nominees is a body corporate, submit the following documents:
    • Copy of resolution on the company letterhead to become a partner in the proposed LLP
    • Copy of resolution on the company letterhead to authorize an individual to act as a nominee or designated partner on behalf of the company
  3. Registered Office Proof
    • Proof of address of the registered office
      Utility bill not older than 2 months. It may be a telephone bill, gas bill, electricity bill, water bill, property tax bill or rent agreement in the name of the owner
    • NOC i.e. No Objection Certificate
      A NOC from the owner allowing the LLP to use the premises as its registered office
  4. Subscriber’s Sheet
    It is a document in which all the designated partners provide their consent of forming an LLP to carry out a lawful business with an intention to earn profits. This document is signed by each partner, designated partner, and nominee. It also requires signatures of a witness
  5. Details of LLP or Company
    If the partner or designated partner is a director/ partner in any other LLP or Company, submit details of such LLP or Company
  6. Documents regarding the proposed name of LLP
    • Copy of Board Resolution
      If the proposed name is similar to an existing company or existing LLP, submit a no-objection certificate
    • Approval of the Trademark Owner or Applicant
      If the proposed name is based on a registered trademark or a pending trademark application, submit approval from the owner
    • Approval of Central Government
      If the proposed name includes any prohibited words as per ‘The Emblems And Names (Prevention Of Improper Use) Act, 1950’, submit approval of the central government
    • Approval of the Competent Authority
      If the proposed name includes any word indicating a connection with a foreign place or country, submit approval of the competent authority
    • Approval of the Regulatory Authority
      If the proposed name includes words which require the approval of regulated authorities, submit such approval
  7. Optional Attachment
    Submit any other required information as an optional attachment
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Documents required to file Form 3:

LLP Agreement

It is a written agreement between the partners of LLP. LLP Agreement defines the rights and duties of partners, profit-sharing ratios, partner’s contribution, nature of the business activity, etc. All partners should sign and notarize the LLP Agreement. Once the LLP is incorporated, the LLP Agreement should be registered with MCA by filing Form 3.

FAQs

How much time is involved in the registration process of LLP?

LLP registration process starting can take up to 3-15 days. From obtaining DSC to Filing Form depending upon the availability of all the documents.

Can LLP have directors?

Yes. Just like a company, LLP is a Body Corporate having a separate legal entity. With that being said LLP can have its own internal management structure.

Is passport a mandatory proof to be submitted while LLP registration?

For NRIs and Foreign officials, it is mandatory to submit their passports. It is an identity proof requirement for becoming a partner in any Indian LLP.

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