Name Changes

Name Changes

The limited liability partnership may change its name by following the procedure as laid down in the limited liability partnership agreement. Where the limited liability partnership agreement is silent on this matter, the provisions of sec 19 of LLP act 2008 consent of all partners shall be required for changing the name of the limited liability partnership. Team MNC will assist you to change of LLP Name.

A LLP may change its name by the following written ways.

There are total three sections under Limited Liability Partnership Act 2008 which deals for change of name of LLP

  1. Suo moto basis (Section 16)
  2. Directions received from the Central Government (Section 17)
  3. Directions given by any entity to Registrar to change the name of LLP (Section 18)
1) Check Name Avaibility on MCA Site
2) File form RUN-LLP (Reserve Unique Name-LLP)(ATTACHMENT ) Consent from all the partners
3) Once name is approved by RegistrarThe name approved shall be available for adoption for a period of 20 Days.
4) File Form LLP-5(ATTACHMENT)
Consent of partners
Notice of change of name
5) The Registrar (ROC) on being satisfied that the changed name is the one as reserved by him shall issue a fresh certificate of Incorporation in Form No. 16 in the new name.
6) The changed name shall be effective from the date of such certificate.
7) Execute Supplementary Agreement
8) file form LLP-3(ATTACHMENT)
Supplementary Agreement
  • Consent letter of the Partners to apply for new name.
  • Initial LLP agreement
  • Trademark application or registration certificate(if any)
  • Notice of change of name.
  • Resolution for name change.
  • Supplementary agreement.(after approval of new name)
  • Any other document that is relevant.