How can I open a Stripe account in India?

Based on your current business structure, Stripe will need the following details from you to create a Stripe account in India. Scanned or physical copies of documents may be required in the future, based on your usage.

Information needed Company LLP Sole Proprietorship Individual
Website No website yet? You can use your app store link or social media profile No website yet? You can use your app store link or social media profile No website yet? You can use your app store link or social media profile No website yet? You can use your app store link or social media profile
Description Select your industry and provide a description to the best of your ability. This is only for Stripe internal purposes and is not being sent to any external regulatory or tax authority Select your industry and provide a description to the best of your ability. This is only for Stripe internal purposes and is not being sent to any external regulatory or tax authority Select your industry and provide a description to the best of your ability. This is only for Stripe internal purposes and is not being sent to any external regulatory or tax authority Select your industry and provide a description to the best of your ability. This is only for Stripe internal purposes and is not being sent to any external regulatory or tax authority
Type of business Based on how you chose to incorporate, please select an option among Company, LLP, Sole Proprietorship or Individual. We currently don’t support Simple Partnerships. Based on how you chose to incorporate, please select an option among Company, LLP, Sole Proprietorship or Individual. We currently don’t support Simple Partnerships. Based on how you chose to incorporate, please select an option among Company, LLP, Sole Proprietorship or Individual. We currently don’t support Simple Partnerships. Based on how you chose to incorporate, please select an option among Company, LLP, Sole Proprietorship or Individual. We currently don’t support Simple Partnerships.
Legal name This should exactly match the name in your tax ID This should exactly match the name in your tax ID This should exactly match the name in your tax ID This should exactly match the name in your tax ID
Identification numbers 1) MCA CIN

2) Company’s PAN
1) MCA LLP ID

2) LLP’s PAN
Your personal PAN Your personal PAN
Tax numbers
(Optional)
1) Goods and Services tax (GST) identification number

2) Income tax deduction account number (TAN)
1) Goods and Services tax (GST) identification number

2) Income tax deduction account number (TAN)
1) Goods and Services tax (GST) identification number

2) Income tax deduction account number (TAN)
1) Goods and Services tax (GST) identification number

2) Income tax deduction account number (TAN)
Exports related info 1) IEC code from DGFT

2) An RBI Transaction Purpose Code that in your best judgment matches most closely with the service that you are selling. This is for regulatory reporting.

We support businesses that export goods & services.*
1) IEC code from DGFT

2) An RBI Transaction Purpose Code that in your best judgment matches most closely with the service that you are selling. This is for regulatory reporting.

We support businesses that export goods & services.*
1) IEC code from DGFT

2) An RBI Transaction Purpose Code that in your best judgment matches most closely with the service that you are selling. This is for regulatory reporting.

We support businesses that export goods & services.*
Exports not available as an option
Business address The full postal address of your place of business The full postal address of your place of business The full postal address of your place of business The full postal address of your place of business
Your details Details of the primary customer of Stripe in your company who owns more than 25% of the company, or is in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. CFO, CEO, Director. Details include percent ownership, legal name, PAN number, date of birth and home (mailing) address. Depending on your company type, this may be a repeat of the company information. Also, whether there are other owners. Details of the primary customer of Stripe in your company who owns more than 25% of the company, or is in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. CFO, CEO, Director. Details include percent ownership, legal name, PAN number, date of birth and home (mailing) address. Depending on your company type, this may be a repeat of the company information. Also, whether there are other owners. Details of the primary customer of Stripe in your company who owns more than 25% of the company, or is in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. CFO, CEO, Director. Details include percent ownership, legal name, PAN number, date of birth and home (mailing) address. Depending on your company type, this may be a repeat of the company information. Also, whether there are other owners. Details of the primary customer of Stripe in your company who owns more than 25% of the company, or is in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. CFO, CEO, Director. Details include percent ownership, legal name, PAN number, date of birth and home (mailing) address. Depending on your company type, this may be a repeat of the company information. Also, whether there are other owners.
Ownership details Percent ownership, name, PAN, date of birth and address of all other individuals who own more than 15% of the LLP / 25% of the company, or who are in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. Director, CFO, CEO, other financial officers. Percent ownership, name, PAN, date of birth and address of all other individuals who own more than 15% of the LLP / 25% of the company, or who are in a position to exercise significant control of the company’s finances and operations e.g. Director, CFO, CEO, other financial officers. Not applicable Not applicable
Statement descriptor This information may appear on your customers’ credit card statement. You can change it at any time. This information may appear on your customers’ credit card statement. You can change it at any time. This information may appear on your customers’ credit card statement. You can change it at any time. This information may appear on your customers’ credit card statement. You can change it at any time.
Support phone number Your main support phone number Your main support phone number Your main support phone number Your main support phone number
Bank details Details of your INR current or savings account where funds will settle. This includes the name of the account owner (business or person name), branch IFSC code and bank account number Details of your INR current or savings account where funds will settle. This includes the name of the account owner (business or person name), branch IFSC code and bank account number Details of your INR current or savings account where funds will settle. This includes the name of the account owner (business or person name), branch IFSC code and bank account number Details of your INR current or savings account where funds will settle. This includes the name of the account owner (business or person name), branch IFSC code and bank account number
Two-step authentication
(Recommended)
Strengthen your account's security by protecting it with your phone in addition to your password. Require a text-message or Google Authenticator one-time password at each sign-in. Strengthen your account's security by protecting it with your phone in addition to your password. Require a text-message or Google Authenticator one-time password at each sign-in. Strengthen your account's security by protecting it with your phone in addition to your password. Require a text-message or Google Authenticator one-time password at each sign-in. Strengthen your account's security by protecting it with your phone in addition to your password. Require a text-message or Google Authenticator one-time password at each sign-in.

* For export of goods, merchant warehouse need to be in India. We do not support exporters that ship from warehouses outside of India.