Want to change your Company’s name? Yes, you are at the right place. of authorised capital. This involves change in the charter documents of the Company i.e. Memorandum of Association of Company and involves approval of Registrar.
Secretarial services relating to company name change
Name Change filing in MGT -14 and INC -24
Assistance in drafting of board resolutions, special resolutions for alteration of Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association (MOA and AOA) and filing forms with Registrar of Companies
Step 3: Discuss with your Teller and provide relevant documents
Step 4: Filing of MGT-14 and INC-24 on your behalf
Documents To Be Submitted
Signed copy of Board resolutions proving the change of name
Signed copy of Shareholder's resolution approving the change of name
What are the guidelines for selecting Company’s Name?
You should select your name keeping in view the strategic needs of business. New name shouldn’t be identical to another existing name.
The name of partnership firm should not contradict the arrangements of The names and Emblems (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1950. It should not contain words like Crown, Emperor, Empress, Empire or any other word indicating government approval. or support of the government except where consent has been obtained from government for using the word. Other considerations:
What is the validity period of the Company Name that is approved?
An approved name is valid for a period of (i) 20 days from the date of approval (in case name is being reserved for a new company) or (ii) 60 days from the date of approval (in case of change of name of an existing company)
Is there any use of Company’s old name when it has been changed?
Yes, Company is required to paint or affix or print, along with its name, the old name or names so changed during the last two years.