PVT LTD To One Person Company
One Person Company (OPC) Definition
One person company is a new concept introduced in India which is owned and managed by a single
entrepreneur whereas in case of private limited company, two or more persons are needed to incorporate a
private limited company. A nominee must be registered in case of OPC at the time of registration in form INC-3. The proposed director must have DIN & DSC and he/she should be a citizen of India. There is no need to change the office location of the previous private limited company.
Many persons now days transferring their private limited company into one Person Company
For making conversion from private limited company into one Person Company (OPC), the private limited company must have total paid up capital of Rs.50 Lakhs or its annual average turnover in previous 3 financial years must be Rs.2 crores. OPC also needs a nominee director so that responsibility can be transferred to the nominee director, if the director of the company is unable to manage its business operations. An alteration is also needed to be done in MOA & AOA of the company.
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Requirements For Converting Private Limited Company Into OPC
1 As per section 8 of the company’s (https://www.finacbooks.com/section8-company-registration) act
2013, private limited company should have share capital of Rs.50 Lakhs or annual average turnover
of Rs.2 crores in the last three financial years in order to convert their company into OPC.
2 The conversion should BE in accordance with the rule 7 of companies (incorporation) Rules, 2014.
3 The company should take permission in writing from the existing members as well as creditors at
the time of passing a special resolution in the general meeting. The existing members & creditors
must have no objection in converting private limited company into OPC.
4 For converting a private limited company into an OPC, the company is required to file special
resolution with registrar of companies after getting approval from shareholders. Therefore, FORM
MGT-14 should be filed along with the documents within 30 days of passing of special resolution
Benefits Of OPC
Quick decision making
Easy bank operation
Flexibility in management
Tax burden reduction
Procedure Of Converting Private Company Into One Person Company (OPC)
Board meeting - In the first step, conduct a board meeting to get in-principal approval of directors to
convert private company into one Person Company. Board meeting is held to discuss about the following
1 Fixing of date, time & place of EGM in order to get approval from shareholders by passing special
resolution to convert private limited company (https://www.finacbooks.com/private-limitedcompany-registration-online) into OPC.
2 Approving EGM notice along with agenda & explanatory statement.
3 Authorizing the director or company secretary to issue EGM notice after getting the approval from
General meeting notice – As per provision of section 10 of the companies act 2013, EGM notice is
issued in writing 21 days before the meeting to the following persons mentioned below –
1 All members
2 All directors
3 Company auditors
Conduct a general meeting – A general meeting is conducted to pass the special resolution by getting
shareholders’ approval to convert private company into a one person company (OPC).
Form filing with ROC – In this step, E-form MGT-14 is to be filed with ROC within 30 days of passing of
special resolution in the extra ordinary general meeting (EGM). In addition to form MGT-14, following
attachments are to be filed along with E-form MGT-14 –
1 Certified copy of special resolution
2 Altered MOA
3 Altered AOA
4 Certified copy of board resolution (Optional attachment)
5 EGM notice along with copy of explanatory statement
Filing form INC-6 - In addition to E-form MGT-14, E-form INC-6 is also needed to be filed along with the
prescribed fees to the concerned ROC to convert private company into an OPC. The following
attachments filed with E-form INC-6 are mentioned below –
1 List of members
2 List of creditors
3 NOC from members & creditors
4 Copy of no objection letter from creditors
5 The latest audited P&L account as well as balance sheet.
Issuing of conversion certificate - After filing all the documents to ROC with the prescribed fees to
convert private limited company to OPC, the concerned ROC will verify the form as well as the attached
documents. After properly verifying all the documents and finding it satisfactory, ROC finally issues the
certificate to convert private limited company to OPC.