Shifting of Registered office of LLP

LLP is a corporate business vehicle that enables professional expertise and entrepreneurial initiative to combine and operate in flexible, innovative and efficient manner, providing benefits of limited liability while allowing its members the flexibility for organizing their internal structure as a partnership.

The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008(LLP Act) does not provide an exhaustive definition. Sub-section (n) of section 2 of the Act states that “limited liability partnership” means a partnership formed and registered under LLP Act, 2008.

Shifting of Registered office of LLP:-

Action to be takenChange of Registered office within the same State and within jurisdiction of same RegistrarChange of Registered Office within the same State from the jurisdiction of one Registrar to another RegistrarChange of registered office from one state to another
Resolution of Change of address               Secured CreditorsConsent of all partners shall be required for changing the place of Registered Office of LLP to another place.   No Consent Required.Consent of all partners shall be required for changing the place of Registered Office of LLP to another place.   No Consent Required.Consent of all partners shall be required for changing the place of Registered Office of Limited LLP to another place. Consent of secured creditors is required.  
Form to be filedForm- 15 prescribed under Rule 17 of the LLP Rules 2009 along with the prescribed fees. to be filed with Registrar with which it is registered within 30 days from the date of the change.Form- 15 prescribed under Rule 17 of the LLP Rules 2009 along with the prescribed fees. to be filed with Registrar with which it is registered within 30 days from the date of the change.Form- 15 prescribed under Rule 17 of the LLP Rules 2009 along with the prescribed fees. to be filed with Registrar with which it is registered within 30 days from the date of publishing notice
Public NoticeNo public notice required.No public notice required.Publish a general notice, not less than 21 days before filing any notice with Registrar, in a daily newspaper published in English and in the principal language of the district in which the registered office of the LLP is situated and circulated in that district giving notice of change of registered office.
Time limit for filingWithin 30 days of resolution so passedWithin 30 days of resolution so passed.Within 30 days of publishing of notice.

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