Startup India Portal

Obtain DPIIT Recognition with Startup India Registration starting at Rs. 3490/- onwards.

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Process of Startup India Portal Registration

Register As a Startup

The business you have incorporated must be registered as a startup, and this registration

DPIIT Recognition

Once you have created a profile on the Startup India website, the next step is to obtain Department for..

Submission of Documents

The documents required for registration need to be submitted for verification.

Get Recognition Number

The final step of registration involves obtaining the Recognition number…

What does Startup India Registration entail?

In recent times, startups have gained immense popularity in India. To foster innovation and business growth, the government has launched the Startup India initiative to acknowledge and support startups. This scheme aims to transform India into a job provider rather than a job seeker. Only entities registered as a Partnership Firm, Limited Liability Partnership, or a Private Limited Company are eligible to obtain recognition under Startup India. An eligible entity can register for this scheme through the online Startup India website.

Advantages of Startup India Portal Registration

Exemption From Tax

Any entity registered under the Startup India Scheme is eligible to apply for income tax

Self Certification

Startups have the option to self-certify their compliance with 6 labour laws…

Rebate in Trademark & Patent filing fees

Startups registered under this scheme can avail a rebate on government fees for..

Fast Exit

Startups registered under this scheme will benefit from a fast-track winding-up process..

Advantages of Startup India Portal

Title Particulars
Business Structure The entity must be registered either as a Private Limited Company, a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), or a Registered Partnership Firm.
Turnover The turnover of the entity should be less than Rs. 100 crores in any of the previous years.
Time Limit The entity can be considered as a startup for a period of up to 10 years from the date of its incorporation.
Activity For an entity to qualify as a Startup, it must be engaged in activities focused on innovation or enhancing existing products or services. Additionally, the Startup should have the potential to create employment opportunities or contribute to wealth creation.

Documents required for Startup India Portal Registration

Certificate of Incorporation is a formal document that provides evidence of a company’s legal establishment and registration with the relevant authorities.
MOA & AOA are required for a company, while a Partnership Deed is necessary for an LLP or Partnership Firm. These documents outline the structure, objectives, and rules governing the respective entities.
List of Directors/ Designated Partners
Contact details of Directors/Partners
Information regarding any awards or certificates received by the entity should be provided
Please provide details related to the amount of investment and the investors involved.
Please provide details of any Intellectual Property Rights registrations held by the entity.
Website Link/Mobile App Link

Udyam Registration/MSME Registration

Business Plan & Growth Plan


Basic Package


Rs. 7990.00 /-

Startup India Registration

Startup India Registration
Business Plan
Expert Consultancy
Basic Package


Rs. 7990.00 /-

Startup India Registration

Startup India Registration
Private Limited Registration
GST Registration
MSME Registration
Basic Package


Rs. 24490.00 /-

Startup India Registration

Startup India Registration
Private Limited Registration
GST Registration
MSME Registration
GST Filing for FY 2023-24

Frequently asked questions

Who is eligible to register with Startup India?

Under the Startup India Scheme, an entity (Private Limited Company, Partnership Firm, or Limited Liability Partnership) can register itself if it meets certain criteria. The annual turnover of these businesses must not exceed 100 crores, and they should have been in existence for up to 10 years from the date of registration. Moreover, the entity should be actively working towards innovation, development, deployment, or commercialization of new products, processes, or services driven by technology or intellectual property.

Additionally, a one-person company, being a private limited company, is eligible to be recognized as a ‘startup’ under this scheme.

Is it possible for a foreign company to register under the Startup India Hub?

Any entity with at least one registered office in India can register on the hub. Additionally, the government has plans to extend registrations to stakeholders from the global ecosystem in the near future.

What is the duration of validity for Startup Recognition?

Any business entity will be considered valid as a Startup until the completion of 10 years from the date of its incorporation. Additionally, it can retain its status as a Startup if its annual turnover does not exceed 100 crores during the specified period.

Is it possible for an existing entity to register itself as a "Startup" on the Startup India Portal?

Yes, according to the law, an existing entity can register itself as a startup if it fulfills the prescribed criteria for startup recognition.
By doing so, it becomes eligible to avail various tax and intellectual property rights (IPR) benefits that are exclusively available to startups.

Upon successful registration, will I receive a certificate?

Yes, once your registration is successfully processed and validated, you will have the option to download a system-generated, verifiable Certificate of Recognition.

Is a One Person Company (OPC) eligible to avail benefits under the Startup India initiative?

Yes, One Person Companies are eligible to avail benefits under the Startup India initiative.

What are the benefits obtained from DPIIT?

Simplification and Handholding
Funding and Incentives
Incubation and Industry-Academia Partnership

What are the distinctions between an accelerator and an incubator?

Startup incubators are typically organizations that assist entrepreneurs in developing their businesses, especially in the initial stages. On the other hand, Startup accelerators support early-stage and growth-oriented companies.

What is the reason behind investors investing in a startup?

Investing in a startup is a risky proposition, but the relatively low need for overhead capital combined with the potential for high returns makes it worthwhile for investors to allocate their funds to new companies.