Registration Requirements: (Based on Incorporating a Pvt company in Mumbai)


No: Procedure Time to complete:
1 Obtain director identification number (DIN) online from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs portal (National) 2 days
2 Obtain digital signature certificate online from private agency authorized by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (National) 3-5 days
3 Reserve the company name online with the Registrar of Companies (ROC) (National) 5-7 days
4 Stamp the company documents at the State Treasury (State) or authorized bank (Private) 1-2 days
5 Get the Certificate of Incorporation from the Registrar of Companies, Ministry of Corporate Affairs (National)

5-7 days

6 Make a seal (Private) 1-3 days
7 Obtain a Permanent Account Number (PAN) from an authorized franchise or agent appointed by the National Securities Depository Ltd. (NSDL) or the Unit Trust of India (UTI) Investors Services Ltd., as outsourced by the Income Tax Department (National) 7-21 days
8 Obtain a Tax Account Number (TAN) for income taxes deducted at source from the Assessing Office in the Mumbai Income Tax Department 7-21 days
9 Register with the Office of Inspector, Shops, and Establishment Act (State/Municipal) 2-5 days
10 Register for Value-Added Tax (VAT) at the Commercial Tax Office (State) 12-30 days
11 Register for Profession Tax at the Profession Tax Office (State) 2-5 days
  • Professional Fees: INR 20,000 & up (Depend upon structure and complexity)
  • Government Fees: INR 15,000 & up (Depend upon State, Authorized Capital, No of Directors etc)