Procedure of One person company registration
The procedure for registering a One Person Company (OPC) in India typically involves the following steps:
- 1. Choose a business name and get it approved by the Registrar of Companies (ROC)
- 2. Apply for Director Identification Number (DIN) for the director and obtain a digital signature certificate (DSC)
- 3. Submit the Incorporation Form (SPICe) along with necessary attachments to the ROC
- 4. Obtain PAN and TAN for the company
- 5. Open a bank account in the company's name
- 6. File the Annual Compliance with the ROC
Note: Requirements and procedures may vary based on the jurisdiction and it's advisable to seek professional help in navigating the process.
Restriction On one person company registration
There are some restrictions on registering a One Person Company (OPC) in India, which include:
Cannot be converted into a public company: An OPC cannot be converted into a public company, which limits its potential for growth and expansion.
Cannot carry out Non-Banking Financial Investments:An OPC cannot carry out non-banking financial investments or act as a holding company.
Maximum Number of OPCs: An individual can only be the sole owner and director of one OPC.
Maximum Paid-up Capital: An OPC has a maximum paid-up capital of Rs. 50 lakhs or such higher amount as may be prescribed, subject to the condition that the paid-up capital of the company at no time exceeds Rs. 50 lakhs.
Turnover Limitation: An OPC is exempt from the compulsory requirement of audit if its turnover is below a certain limit.
No power to issue sweat equity shares: An OPC cannot issue sweat equity shares.
No power to issue bonus shares:An OPC cannot issue bonus shares.
PSR Compliance Assistance
The process of registering a One person company involves adhering to many requirements, preparing documents, and complying with pre-incorporation and post-incorporation compliances. Moreover, complying with specific MCA mandates is imperative to avoid incurring hefty penalties and late fees. This process can seem daunting and confusing without professional assistance. PSR Team provides expert service in the online registration process of one’s company on the MCA website. Our team of experts will assist you every step of the way in your journey to get your company registered.