General Circular No. 11 /2017
No. 1/8/2013- CL-V
Government of India
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
5th Floor, ‘A’ Wing, Shastri Bhawan,
Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
Dated: 27 th September,2017
To All Regional Directors,
All Registrar of Companies,
Subiect: Clarification regarding the timelines for making applicable/available new Form DPT-3 issued vide the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 -reg.
This Ministry, vide notification number G.S.R. 1172(E) dated 19th September, 2017 has issued the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 thereby amending the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 2014. The said amendment Rules inter-alia provide for substitution of existing Form DPT-3 with a new Form DPT-3. Stakeholders have sought clarifications w.r.t. timelines of the applicability/availability of the new Form DPT-3.
2. The matter has been examined and it is hereby clarified that new Form DPT-3 shall be made available for E-filing after the month of November, 2017 and till the time the new e-form is made available, the existing e-form can be used.
3. This issues with the approval of Competent Authority.
(1) E-governance section and web contents officer to place this Circular on Ministry’s website.
(2) Guard File.