Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Second Amendment Rules, 2016

[To be published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-Section(i)]

Government of India


New Delhi, 7th November, 2016

G.S.R…….(E).-In exercise of the powers conferred by sections 396, 398, 399, 403 and 404 read with sub-sections(1) and (2) of section 469 of the Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013), the Central Government  hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014, namely:-

1. (1) These rules may be called  the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Second Amendment Rules, 2016

(2) They shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

2. In the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees)  Rules, 2014, (herein after refer to as the principle rules), in the principle rules, in rule 8, in sub-rule(12), in clause(b) for sub-clause(iv), the following shall be substituted, namely:-

“(iv) AOC-4 certification by the Chartered Accountant or the Company Secretary or  as the case may be by the Cost Accountant, in whole-time practice.”

3. In the principal rules, the Annexure, in item II, for sub-item (vi), the following sub-items shall be substituted, namely:-

For Application made Other than OPCs and small Companies OPCs and small Companies
“(vi) For allotment of Director Identification Number (DIN) under section 153 of the Act 500 500
(viii) For surrender of Director Identification Number under rule 11(f) of the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors)  Rules, 2014 1000 1000″

[F.No. 01/16/2013 CL-V (Pt-I)]

Amardeep Singh Bhatia, Joint Secretary.

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