A registered office refers to the official correspondence address of an LLP or its principal place of business. The address of the Registered Office will be used for all official communications of the LLP. The registered office of an LLP can be shifted from one place to another in the same state or from one state to another after complying with legal requirements.
An LLP can shift its registered office from one place to another within the state or outside the state. The conditions set out in the LLP agreement have to be fulfilled for shifting the registered office.
The process of shifting varies depends the location of the address where the office is to be shifted.
LLP can change its registered office from one place to another by following the procedure as laid down in the LLP Agreement. In case the LLP agreement is silent about the process, consent of all partners shall be required for changing the place of registered office to another place and LLP Agreement has to be amended if required to make necessary changes in the agreement. A notice of shifting the office is required to be filed with the Registrar of Companies.
In case of change in place of registered office from one state to another state, the following additional requirements are to be complied with by the LLP in addition to the process of shifting of office within the state:
Within the same stateMany LLP agreement contain registered office address. Any change in address within the same state will amount to alteration of LLP agreement.
Change outside the StateLLP is planning to change registered office from one state to another, then apart from amendment to LLP agreement additional procedures of advertisement and consent of creditors as required to be obtained
Partners Meeting or Written consentNecessary approvals from partners (as per LLP agreement) shall be obtained for necessary changes
Filing with ROCAfter execution of documents and necessary other compliance, documents need to be filed with Registrar.
LLP Agreement Amendment
If LLP agreement contain registered office, then an amendment present LLP agreement is required.
Subject to provision of LLP agreement, partners consent is required for effecting the registered office change.
New Registered office filing required below documents
Address Proof selfattesetd by building owner
Rent agreement - rented office
NOC Letter from the building owner
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