REGISTRATION OF COMPANY

Any three or more persons associated for lawful purpose may, by subscribing their names to the Memorandum of Association and complying with the requirements of the Companies Ordinance form a public company and any two or more persons so associated may, in like manner, form a private company. If only one member forms a private company, it is called a single member private company.

Applicant may apply for the incorporation of the company either offline or online. Further, the application may be submitted with normal fee or through Fast Track Registration Services (FTRS) for urgent processing in 4 hours.

The Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), with the aim to bring the non-corporate business into the corporate fold and to further facilitate registration of companies, has launched swift incorporation scheme under which a company is registered on the same day as against two working days with ordinary fee and within two hours under Fast Track Registration Services (FTRS) as against four hours, without charging any extra fee for speedy disposal of documents, subject to the certain conditions details of which are available at the following link:

SWIFT INCORPORATION SCHEME

Foreign subscribers/directors/shareholders are required to submit the following undertaking for company incorporation and subsequent filing of returns

UNDERTAKING

OFFLINE INCORPORATION

Promoter guide is available at the following link for necessary guidance.

SEE PROMOTER’S GUIDE

In case you wish to incorporate a company through FTRS, then deposit the requisite fee by generating M-challan from the following link

CHALLAN GUIDE

Fee structure of the FTRS is available at the following link

FAST TRACK REGISTRATION SERVICES

ONLINE INCORPORATION

  • For online submission, the documents are required to be digitally signed, which can be obtained from National Institute of Facilitation Technology (NIFT).

  • Download the Digital Signature Certificate Request Form or visiting any of the NIFT Offices listed at the NIFT Website