Clarification by MCA regarding due date of transfer of shares to IEPF Authority

General Circular No.06/2017


Government of India

Ministry of Corporate Affairs

5th Floor, “A” Wing,

Shastri Bhawan, Dr.R.P. Road

New Delhi- 110001

Dated: 29.05.2017


All Stakeholders,

Nodal officer’s (IEPF) of Concerned Companies

All Regional Director’s & Registrar of Companies of Min of Corp. Affairs

Subject: Clarification regarding due date of transfer of shares to IEPF Authority

Sir /Madam,

Pursuant to second proviso to Rule 6 of Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (Accounting, Audit, Transfer and Refund) Amendment Rules, 2017 notified on February 28, 2017, where the seven year period provided under sub-section (5) of section 124 is completed during September 7, 2016 to May 31, 2017, the due date for transfer of such shares by companies is May 31, 2017.

Clarification circular can be accessed here


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