What is form INC- 22A?

MCA has introduced a new form INC-22A – ACTIVE(Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification) with effect from 25th February 2019 by inserting Rule 25 A to the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014. Every company incorporated on or before 31st December 2017 and are under ‘Active’ status has to file this form on or before 25th April 2019. If the form is not filed within the due date then the MCA will charge late filing fees of Rs. 10,000/-. Further, the company will be marked as ‘ACTIVE non-complaint company’ and the DIN associated with such company will be marked as ‘Director of ACTIVE non-compliant company’.

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Tag your company’s status as ACTIVE by filing form INC- 22A with MC

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Documents required for INC-22A

Registered Office Address Proof.


Certificate of Incorporation

Photograph of external building of the registered office

It must include name, registered address and GST number in english and local language

Photograph of inside the office

It must have at least 1 director therein the office whose DSC will be affix on the form

Latitude and longitude of the registered office

The company has to specify the details related to latitude and longitude

Email id of the company

Email id must be provided for OTP verification

Legal Documents

Statutory Auditor

SRN of the form for appointment of Auditor

Annual compliance forms

SRN of the form AOC-4 and MGT-7

DSC & Other details

DSC of at least 2 directors will be required. Details of appointment of MD/CEO/Manager/WTD/Company Secretary/Cost Auditor (if applicable)

NOTE:  Further documents and scrutiny can be made on a case by case basis which is beyond our control.

Fulfill compliance in 3 Easy Steps

Process of filing online form INC-22A

1. Follow Quick Process
      • Spare less than 10 minutes to fill our online questionnaire
      • Upload required documents
      • Make quick payment through our secured gateways
  • Day 1
      • Collection of Basic Information
      • Provide Required Documents
2. Experts at LW are here to help
      • Assigned Relationship Manager
      • Preparation and filing form online
      • CA/CS Certification
      • Updated Company’s Master data
  • Day 2
      •  Preparation and filling an online form
      • Drafting of application with required information
      • Online filing with Professional Certification
      • Sharing Company’s Master Data
3. Your company is active!
      • All it takes minimum of 5 working days*
*Subject to Government processing time

Frequently Asked Questions

Every company incorporated on or before 31st December 2017 shall file the form with MCA.

The form INC-22A must be filed on or before 25th April 2019.

No, only companies incorporated on or before 31st Decmber 2017 are required to file the form.

There is no government fee filing this form.

Yes, OPC is a form of company hence it has to file the form INC-22A.

The board of the registered office must contain name, registered office address and GST number.

The language on the board of the registered office must be in english as well as in a regional language.

First you need to appoint the auditor alongwith late filing fees and then file form INC-22A.

The form must be digitally signed by 2 directors.

No, if the DIN of the directors are deactivated, then such director will not be able to file the form.

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