A New & Comprehensive Form For New Companies – SPICe+

As part of Government of India’s Ease of Doing Business (EODB) initiatives, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has notified and deployed a new Web form – SPICe+

SPICe+ is a part of various initiatives and commitment . It is an integrated Web form offering 10 services by 3 Central Govt Ministries & Departments. (Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Ministry of Labour & Department of Revenue in the Ministry of Finance) and One State Government (Maharashtra), thereby saving as many procedures, time and cost for Starting a Business in India and is applicable for all new Company incorporation.

SPICe+ is an integrated Web Form, it has two parts i.e:

PART A: For Name Reservation For New Companies, and

PART B: Offering a Bouquet of Services:

  1. Incorporation
  2. DIN Allotment
  3. Mandatory issue of PAN
  4. Mandatory issue of TAN
  5. Mandatory issue of EPFO registration
  6. Mandatory issue of ESIC registration
  7. Mandatory issue of Profession Tax registration (Maharashtra)
  8. Mandatory opening of Bank account for the Company, and
  9. Allotment of GSTIN (if so applied for)


  • A new user and user friendly dashboard in the Front Office has been created for company incorporation application (SPICe+ and linked forms as applicable).
  • The new web form facilitates On-screen filing and real time data validation for seamless incorporation of companies.
  • Registration for EPFO and ESIC is mandatory for all new companies incorporated and no EPFO & ESIC registration nos. shall be separately issued by the respective agencies.
  • Registration for Profession Tax is mandatory for all new companies incorporated in the State of Maharashtra.
  • All new companies incorporated through SPICe+ are mandatorily required to apply for opening the company’s Bank account through the AGILE-PRO linked web forms.


The official notification by MCA is stated below:

[gview file=”https://www.mca.gov.in/Ministry/pdf/IntitativesOfEODB.pdf”]

To Know more about SPICe+, you can visit the MCA site here.