Branch Office

Branch office incorporation in India

Branch office implies an establishment set up by parent company to perform the similar business operations at different locations. One of the common strategies of the Companies to expand their business at the national or international level is to set up branches, at different places. Branches are a part of the parent organization, which are opened to perform the same business operations as performed by the parent company to increase their reach. On the other hand, Subsidiary Company is understood as the company whose controlling interest is fully or partially held by another Company.

Legal forms in which a foreign company can set up its establishment in India are :

For establishment of Branch office of foreign Company in India,we have to follow provisions of two Acts :