LLP Registration in India - Foreign Nationals  

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Features of Indian LLP

1. Required Minimum 2 Directors and Shareholders 

2. Investment Friendly 

3. Body Corporate and Benifit of Limited Liablitity 

4. Widly Accepted Business Structure 

5. Easy Restructuring 

6. Maximum Number of Members can be upto 200 

7. Suitable for Startups and Growing Businesses

Documents Required For LLP Registration with Foreign Nationals

1. Noterised and Appostiled Copy of Passport for Foriegn Nationals and One Address Proof

2.Noterised and Appostiled Incorporation Documents and Board Resolution for Incorporating LLP in India

3. Passport Photo of all Nominee/ Deignated Partners

4. Latest Bank Passbook/Statement or Electricity/Boradband Bill 

5. Latest utility bill (electric bill/telephone bill) and Rent Agreement or latest tax receipt/ownership deep of the property for the property to be used for registered office

Step By Step Procedure

Step 1- Application for Obtaining DSC (Digital Signiture) 

Step 2- Preparation and Signing of Incorporation Documents 

Step 3- Filing of Incorporation Form to MCA 

Step 4- Waiting For Approval from ROC 

Step 5- Certificate of Incorporation

Time Required

Step 1- 1 Day 

Step 2 and 3 - 1 Day 

Step 4 and 5- Time Taken by MCA


  1. Can two Foreign Companies form a LLP in India?

Yes, these companies may be appointed as Designated Partners in Indian LLP , also these companies have to nominate one individual as Nominee to act on behalf of Company in India and one of them should be Indian Resident.

2. Can a Company may be registered without any object?

No, as per Indian laws a LLP must have a lawful object at the time of Incorporation.

3. Is foreign National is required to visit India for registration of Company?

No, Company registration is 100% online process, they just need to send scanned copy of documents required and hard copy of documents may be sent later on. 

4. Is the LLP required to hold Compulsory Partners Meeting and if so does foreign national is required to come India for such meetings?

No, LLP is not required to hold partners Meetings during the financial year, partners may held meetings for descision to be carried out for business of LLP, unless the LLP agreement has different provisions LLP meetings are not mandatory. 

5. Can registered office may be situated outside India?

No, it must be situated in India Only.

6. Can a foreign Company register a Wholly Owned Subsidiary LLP in India?

Yes, LLP can have 100 foreign ownership, with the powers of controlling and profit sharing can vests with only signle entity by way of LLP Agreement. 

7. Who is resident in India?

Every Company shall have at least one Designated Partner who has stayed in India for a total period of not less than 182 days in the previous calendar year.

8. Is there is any RBI Compliance required to be done when there is Foreign Capital Inflow in Company?

In Sectors where 100% FDI is allowed under Automatic Route, there is no requirement for RBI Approval but Company is required to make reporting of these transaction to RBI to Authorized Dealer Bank.

9. What documents are required from Foreign National to get Digital Signature and Director Identification Number ?

Notarized or apostilled Copy (if a Commonwealth country) of Passport in support of address and identity proof along with duly.

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