Company Name Change

Company Name Change

What is Company Name Change ?

The reason for a change of name of the company can be many, such as new branding plan, mergers and amalgamation, a shift in business activity etc.; However, the procedure shall be adopted similarly in all cases. The companies act, 2013 and the rules there under have laid down a clear & non-ambiguous method to change the name of a company. As the name of the company is mentioned on the MOA, AOA, Pan card, Tan Number, GST Registration, etc.; after its change, the same must also be altered.

Documents Required

  • Current Certificate of Incorporation
  • MOA and AOA
  • List of Directors and Shareholders
  • Proposed Name in order of Preference
  • Digital Signature
  • Letterheads and Rubber stamp
    of Directors
  • Stepwise Procedure to Change the name of Company

    Obtain Board of Directors Approval
    Name Availabilty Application for change of Name to ROC
    Convene an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of Shareholders
    Filing of Special Resolution to ROC in Form - MGT-14
    Application for Name Change of the Company