How to Register A Company in India? Pharmaceutical Franchise Help

A pharma marketing company can be registered in many ways. We are going to discuss about documents and procedure required to register a pharma marketing company. Drug license number is necessary for every company to start distribution or marketing in India. Tax Identification Number is required for sale tax purpose. Trade Mark registration is necessary for safeguard of your intellectual property. In case of above 2 partners and below 50 partners, company can be registered under private limited company or limited liability company and for single proprietor, you can go for one person company.

Following are the departments and documents where you can register your pharma company:

  1. Drug Department License
  2. Good and Service Tax Registration
  3. Company Registration
  4. Trade mark registration

Documents and procedure for Drug department and GST department, we have discussed in our post How to start Pharma Marketing Company in India ? . Click and Read for the same…

  1. Drug Department License 
  2. Good and Service Tax Registration
  3. Trade mark registration

4. Company Registration:

You can register your company as:

  • One Person Company
  • Private Limited Company
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Public Company


Directors & Shareholders:

  • DSC (Digital Signature Certificate)
  • DIN (Director Identification Number)
  • PAN (Permanent Account Number) Card
  • TAN (Tax Deduction and Collection Number)
  • Identity Proof (Electronic ID / Aadhar Card / Passport / Driving License)
  • Passport Photo
  • DSC Form Download Format
  • Address Proof (Bank Statement / Mobile Bill / Telephone)

Registered Company Office:

  • Rent Agreement (Notarised: For rented property)
  • Property (Director / Relative) – Registry Proof / House Tax Receipts (Notarised)
  • Latest Electricity Bill
  • NOC from the owner on the name of any director (Notarised)


  • MOA(Memorandum Of Association)
  • AOA (Article Of Association)

Approximately Cost:

  • One Person Company (11500/-)
  • Private Limited Company (12500/-)
  • Limited Liability Company (7500/-)

Time Taken:   Approximately 10 to 30 Days required to register a company


  1. Identity proof and address proof is mandatory for all proposed directors of company. Directors may be Indian or Foreigners.
  2. Generate Digital Signature Certificate.
  3. All directors should have Directors Identification Number(DIN). It can be applied online at .
  4. PAN cards and TAN is mandatory.
  5. NOC (Non Objection  Certificate) is required from landlord of the premises to be proposed as a registered office. Landlord’s Identity proof and Address proof is must.
  6. You have to choose company name. It is recommended that you need to go with 5-6 names in order which you prefer. In case, your preferred name is not available, you can go to the next one in order. Apply online with available name. Fill Form 1A that are available at ministry of corporate affairs website by visiting following location
  7. After company name approval , you have to apply for the incorporation of company. Prepare memorandum of association which will detail what is the company operation, list of directors etc. Apply this also with Form 1.
  8. Fees for registration. Private Limited company fee is approximate 9500/- for 2 partners. Fees may vary.

Read Here: Either private limited company or one person company will be beneficial for the pharmaceutical marketing

Company can be started with any minimum capital. However, fee must be paids to the goverment for issuing a minimum of share worth Rs. 1 lakh. But there is no requirement of showing proof of capital invested.

If you want to apply online at . You will need digital signature for applying online. Read about What is Digital Signature Certificate? Uses and application!!!

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Related Query:


I want to start pharma marketing comany, for this LLC or OPC is ideal.what is the diference.
for drug licence can i apply on the same name (comany name) or with different name.may i know the diference


Difference between Limited Liability Company and One Person Company: is only single i.e. One Person Company requires only Single person for registration of Company whereas Limited Liability Company Requires minimum of Two persons for registration of Company. Otherwise One person company enjoys every benefits that are taken by Limited Liability Company. In One person company, only single share holder can start company with all facilities of limited liability company. Person and company will have separate entity. Person will not have any liability for creditors of company.

You should have to take drug license with same name as of your registered company name

  1. I think there is a difference between trade mark vs trade name. Trademark is like as a logo. But trade is the name of your company.

  2. Fantastic ideas . I was fascinated by the facts – Does someone know if my business could get ahold of a template a form version to use ?

  3. Thank you for sharing such a wonderful information. It is a very informative and helpful post. this information is use able for people and society.
    register private limited company

  4. […] Answer: Pharmaceutical sector also has to follow procedure to register its brand name like other sectors. Go to the site. Click at trade mark and you will be redirected to Then click at public search. In new tab will be opened. Change search type to phonetic. Enter your brand name or company name and class. For pharmaceutical product’s brand name and pharma manufacturing units you have to enter class ‘5’ and for trading and marketing companies enter class ’35’. Here you can search for existing brand names and company name. click here for more […]

  5. Hey sir i have got my drug wholesale licence .. im a sole proprietor.. after geeting my license do i have to register company again.i mean im not starting a pvt ltd. And also where to get logo registered.

    1. If you don’t want to register your company as pvt ltd or OPC then you can work without company registration as a proprietorship firm. For logo registration you have to apply for TRADE MARK registration process

  6. Respected Sir,
    I want to start a
    Marketing company so for this also ,i have to fill a form 1A or not.If yes then please tell me complete procedure to start a marketing company ….
    Hope your response quickly .
    Thanking you
    Prashant Singh

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