Section 8 Company Registration

Section 8 Companies are generally formed for promoting science, art, commerce, charity, religion or any other purposes beneficial to society. Section 8 Companies have more legal standing and credibility among government bodies and donors than trusts and societies.

Before a registered deed is delivered to an NGO, submission of specific documents is required


Proofs Required for Section 8 Company Registration

For registration as a Section 8 company, the following papers are essential:

  • The name of the Company for approval.
  • Address proof of the office (electricity bill/water bill/tax receipt)
  • ID proof of all Directors (driving license/copy of Passport/Voter ID/Aadhaar card)
  • Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association.

Note: It takes about 2 months for the registration to be completed.