Stage I – Partners
To form a LLP, there Minimum two partners and at least two shall be designated partners having DIPN. In case of body corporate as partners, their nominee can be act as designated partners. Out of two designated partners, one must be resident in India. (Who has stayed in India for a period of not less than one hundred and eighty two days during the immediately preceding financial year)
Stage II – Obtaining DPIN & Digital Signature
DPIN can be obtained by making an application online with www.llp.gov.in After submitting the online application, signed physical copy of Form 7 has to be submitted to Ministry of Corporate Affairs along with certified copies of address proof and Identity proof of the applicant. Digital Signature can be obtained from any of the Certifying Authorities in India.
Stage III – Name filing
After finalization of name, an application of name availability has to be filed in form 1 with www.llp.gov.in for approval. Please note that selection of name is subject to Guidelines issued by MCA.
Stage IV – Agreement
LLP agreement has to be drafted line with LLP Act. It is not mandatory to file LLP agreement at the time of registration and same can be file with in 30 days. If no agreement is framed, provisions of Schedule I of the LLP Act shall be applicable.
Stage V – Filing of Incorporation Documents
The following documents along with required attachments has to be filed
Above said documents are required to be filed after signing digitally. After verification, registrar will register all documents and issue Certificate of Incorporation.