MCA has informed that, a new name reservation service is being developed and is likely to be deployed on 26th January, 2018. Therefore w.e.f. 00:00 hours on 06-01-2018, INC-1 will not be available on the MCA Portal. It is been advised to submit INC-1 application till 23:59 hours of 05-01-2018. Stakeholders who have reserved names using INC-1 are requested to use SPICe form for incorporation immediately. However, resubmission of INC-1 is allowed till 23:59 hours of 11-01-2018.
Further, Form INC-7 (Application for Incorporation of Company (Part I Company and Company with more than Seven Subscribers) is likely to be discontinued w.e.f 10.01.2018. In case the name reserved using INC-1 is to be used for incorporation through SPICe form, users should file the form latest by 17.01.2018. It is requested that SPICe should be filed with due care as it will be allowed only one resubmission which has to be completed latest by 25.01.2018. It is advised for stakeholders to plan accordingly.