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Annual Filing One Person Company (OPC)

In India One Person Company is the modern form of business which is proposed by the Companies Act, 2013. It is a hybrid structure which combines most of the benefits of a sole proprietorship and a company from of business. Therefore it does away with the hassles of finding the right kind of co-partner/s for starting a business as registered entity.

OPC is a company where there is only one person as the member of company. Being just one-member Company, the One Person Company has lesser compliance requirement compared to Private Limited Company or Limited Liability Partnership.

In this article we will discuss about Annual Filing of One Person Company with Registrar of Companies.

On Annual Basis there are many forms which is required to file with ROC by an OPC. Like

  • MSME-1- Half Yearly
  • DPT-3- Yearly
  • DIR-3 KYC- Yearly

In this article we will discuss these three points:-

  1. AOC – 4 (Financial Statement)
  2. MGT-7A (Annual Return)
  3. Annual General Meeting


There is always doubt that, whether OPC is required to hold AGM or not?


Any business which is needed to be transacted at an annual general meeting or other GM of a company by means of an ordinary or special resolution, it will be sufficient if, in case of OPC, the resolution is communicated through the member to the company and entered in the minutes-book.

  • As OPC having only one member, therefore One Person Company is not required to hold any General Meeting (EGM/ AGM).
  • OPC have to maintain minutes of Annual General Meeting as per (Section 122).
  • Due date of Annual General Meeting of OPC is 27th
  • OPC just have to take note the resolution to be passed in General Meeting Like:
    • Adoption of Annual Accounts
    • Adoption of Directors Report
    • Appointment of Auditor. etc.


  • It is required to file within 180 days from the end of FY.
  • Due Date of AOC-4 is 27th Sep.2021.
  • If AOC-4 filed after 27 September, there is additional fees of INR 100 per day.

Attachment to AOC-4

  • Financial Statement
  • According to the rule 8A Abridge Directors Report


  • It is required to file within sixty days from the Date of AGM
  • Annual general meeting can be held maximum Upto 27 Sep. 2021.
  • Due Date of MGT-7 is 26th Nov. 2021.
  • If MGT-7 filed after 26 Nov., there is additional fees of INR. 100 per day.

Attachment to MGT-7A

  • List of Director
  • List of Shareholder

If Date of AGM is extended by Ministry of Corporate Affairs, whether Due Date of AOC-4 of OPC shall be extend or not?

As One Person Company is not required to hold any Annual General Meeting. Therefore, one can opine that, even if the date of AGM extended by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, It will not impact the Due Date of AOC-4. Due Date of AOC-4 will be 27 Sept.