About Commencement of business

As per companies act 2013 any company incorporated with a share capital have to file a form 20a with the registrar. it is a green light to the government that is started a business. this is a conclusive evidence for a company it is a communication to be issued by the directors within 180 days of incorporation of the company stating that the subscribers to the Memorandum of the company, have paid the value of shares so agreed by them, along with a verification of registered office address of the company.  This declaration needs to be filed along with proof of subscription money received by the company in form 20A with the Registrar of Companies.


Any company having share capital incorporated on or after 2nd November 2018

Yes! for Section 8 Companies having share capital need to file form 20A.


  • 50,000/- for Company
  • 1000/- per day for defaulting directors (maximum Rs. 1,00,000/-)


Within 180 days from the date of incorporation.

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  • Drafting of Documents
  • Filing of Form 20A

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  • All companies incorporated after 2nd November 2018 have to file Form 20A within 180 Days from the date of incorporation

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  • Purchase of Package
  • Send Company Bank statement which has to show the subscription amount deposited.
  • Drafting of documents
  • Filing of Form 20A

Documents Required

  1. Certificate of incorporation
  2. Incorporated company Bank Statement

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  • Form 20A
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FAQs On Commencement of Business

1. What is the commencement of a business certificate?

As soon as a private company gets the certification of incorporation it can start its business. ... If all the legal formalities are done then the registrar issues a certificate known as 'certificate of commencement of business'. This is the conclusive evidence for the commencement of business for the public company.

2. Steps to obtain Certificate of Commencement of Business?

  1. File form 20A (a declaration) and attach with it the bank account statements of the company as proof of payments for the value of share subscribed
  2. File certificate of registration, which in case of non-banking financial institutions is issued by the Reserve Bank of India.

3. Difference between certificate of incorporation and commencement of business

Certificate of incorporation states that your company is registered,  Where a Certificate of commencement refers to the permission granted for the start of the company. For eg. Public company gets the certificate of commencement after getting incorporated but the Private company can start its business after getting itself incorporated.

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