Easy process to change of Company Name With Make My Filing
Company’s name is considered as the identity of Company. Company’s name can be changed at any time after its incorporation and entire process defined in companies act 2013. The process includes conducting board meeting and member’s meeting (EGM/AGM) for their respective consent, which will be followed by name reservation and approval from Central Government for said change. After completion of process fresh Certificate of Incorporation will be issued by RoC in new name after updating the Register of Companies. The company name change does not impact the existence and assets & liabilities.
There are non limitation to change of company name subject to name should be available and approved by ROC under prescribed rules.
The company has to obtain following consent or approval to effect the change in name,
1. Consent from Board of directors
2. Consent from the members of the company in EGM/AGM
3. Approval from concerned RoC
4. Approval from Central Government
The name can apply through “RUN” form (Reserve Unique Name) for reservation of new name of existing companies. The company can apply with 2 different names with its significance. The names should be unique and in accordance with the provisions.
The application for name change to be made within 30 days of obtaining the consent of members in General Meeting (AGM/EGM held after reservation of name). Intimation of resolution is made in form MGT-14 whereas the application for the name change is made in form INC – 24.
The new name will be effective only after issuance of a fresh Certificate of Incorporation.