The MCA website provides the Master Data facility to the general public to view the details of any company/LLP. These companies registered with the Registrar of Companies. These facilities are available on the MCA Website under the MCA Services option on the dashboard. Some of the other information that is available under this option are as follows:
- Company or LLP Master Data
- Index of Charges
- Signatory Details
- Companies/Directors under Prosecution
- Director Master Data
- Designated Partner’s Details
Let us take a look at each of these options in brief.
View Company or LLP Master Data
Master data is a detail of the company/ LLP present in the MCA database. You can view the company/LLP details by using the master data user services of the MCA Website. You can enter the company name and choose the appropriate company from the options provided. Hence, the Company CIN/FCRN/LLPIN/FLLPIN details will auto-fill. Therefore, you will be able to view the following Company/LLP Master Data:
View Director Master Data
The MCA Website also provides the function to view the director data. This service verifies the association of a director with a company that is not a signatory authority. Moreover, there are 2 ways to view the Director Master Data:
- Using the DIN/DPIN of a Director
- Based on the name of a Director
Hence, once you enter the necessary details, you will be shown the following data:
Furthermore, you can click on the CIN/LLPIN of the company and view its master data too.
View Signatory Details
This service enables you to view the details of the authorized signatory of a company/LLP. It helps to recognize a director/ representative of a company that can act on behalf of a company. Hence, you can enter the CIN/LLPIN of Company/LLP Name in the required fields and receive the following details which include the information of the signatory.
LLPIN is the short form of “Limited Liability Partnership Identification Number”. FLLPIN is the short form of “Foreign Limited Liability Partnership Identification Number”.
CIN Number Meaning – Corporate Identity Number. CIN Number or Corporate Identity Number or Company Identification Number is a unique 21 digit alpha-numeric number given to all Private Limited Company, One Person Company, Limited Company, Section 8 Company, Nidhi Company and Producer Company registered in India.
Details about a company or a Director that are stored in the MCA database is referred to as master data. This data is based on the eForms filed by the company. You can view the details of companies
or Directors by using the master data user services offered by MCA.