Jurisdictional Limits of Regional Directors Redefined

G.S.R. 304(E) NOTIFICATION [F.NO.5/18/2005-C.L.V], DATED 6-4-2011

Jurisdictional Limits of Regional Directors Redefined by amendment in Companies Regulations, 1956

In exercise of the Powers conferred by sub-sections (1), (2), (5) and (8) of section 25 and sub-section (2) of section 609 of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956), the Central Government hereby makes the following regulations further to amend the Companies Regulations, 1956, namely :

1. (1) These regulations may be called the Companies (Amendment) Regulations, 2011

(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official Gazette

2. In the Companies Regulations, 1956, in regulation 2, for clause (d), the following clause shall be substituted, namely:-

(d)  Regional Director means the person appointed by the Central Government in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs as a Regional Director for the respective regions as under:-




(i) Regional Director

North Region Directorate Headquarter at Noida (Gautam Budh Nagar)

States of Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, National Capital Territory of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Union Territory of Chandigarh.

(ii) Regional Director

Southern Region Directorate Headquarter at Chennai

States of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Union Territory of Lakshadweep, Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry.

(iii) Regional Director

Eastern Region Directorate Headquarter at Kolkata

States of Bihar, Jharkhand, Orissa, West Bengal.

(iv) Regional Director

Western Region Directorate Headquarter at Mumbai

States of Maharashtra, Goa and Union Territory of Daman and Diu.

(v) Regional Director

North Western Region Directorate Headquarter at Ahmedabad

States of Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli

(vi) Regional Director

North Eastern Region Directorate Headquarter at Guwahati

State™s of Meghalaya, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur and Tripura.


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