OSP is only an abbreviation of 'Other Service Provider'. An organization giving Application Services is said to be Other Service Provider. 'Application Services' methods giving administrations, for example, e tele-managing an account, tele-prescription, tele-training, tele-exchanging, web based business, call focus, arrange task focus and other IT Enabled Services, by utilizing Telecom Resources given by Authorized Telecom Service Providers. 'OSP Centre' is the foundation at an area in India which is utilized by the OSP for giving the Application Services. 'Local OSP' implies the OSP giving the Application Services inside national limits. 'Global OSP' implies the OSP giving the Application Services past national limits.
Mandatory Documents includes Certificate of Incorporation issued by Registrar of Company Memorandum and Article of Association Board resolution or Power of Attorney authorizing the authorised signatory with attested signatures, Nature of business / activities of the proposed OSP and all the documents must be certified with seal by either Company Secretary or one of the Directors of the Company or Statutory Auditors or Public Notary, If the actual information is different from the Mandatory documents the following should be submitted, List of present Directors of the company, Present shareholdings pattern of the company indicating equity details (Indian Equity and Foreign Equity), A processing fee of Rs.1000/- is payable along with the application for registration in the form of a demand draft from a scheduled bank in favour of the concerned Accounts Officer of registering authority, All the documents must be certified with seal by either Company Secretary or one of the Directors of the Company or Statutory Auditors or Public Notary.
A company can have more than one registration (i.e. multiple registration is possible). The OSP shall intimate the Authority in case the OSP proposes to change the POP or add another POP. The validity of registration shall be 20 years from the date of issue, unless otherwise mentioned in the registration letter. It can be extended. The OSP shall inform the Authority with supporting documents if there is any change in the name or address of the company as stated in the Performa submitted at the time of registration.