Company registration in India falls under the ambit of Ministry of corporate affairs and are subject to certain rules & regulations mentioned in the companies act, 2013 (erstwhile companies registration act, 1956). These rules & regulations forms the part of company compliance in India. Registrar of companies (ROC) is the statutory body established by the company registration act, 2013 that ensures that private limited companies & LLP’s are following the company compliance.
Company compliance as per companies act, 2013 is divided into two broad categories:
- Mandatory compliance
- Compliance based on events
|1st Board meeting||In 30 days of receiving company registration certificate, the 1st board meeting of the company is bound to commence. Atleast 7 days’ notice must be served to every director before the meeting|
|Other board meeting||Not more than 120 days gap between two board meetings; and Minimum 4 board meetings every year|
|Interest disclosure by directors||Form MBP-1 must be filed by every director; containing the details of relatives (if associated with the company & their interest)|
|Annual general meeting||Holding an Annual General Meeting on or before 30th September every year forms the very important part of company compliance.|
|Annual return filing||Form MGT-7; Every Private Limited Company is required to file its Annual Return within 60 days of holding of Annual General Meeting.|
|Filing of financial statements (Form AOC-4)||Every Private Limited Company (PLC) is required to file its Balance Sheet along with Profit & Loss Account statement in the prescribed form within 30 days of holding of AGM.|
|Auditing||Appointment of 1st auditor: shall be appointed by the BOD within 30 days of Incorporation who shall hold the office till the conclusion of 1st AGM. Subsequent auditors: Board of directors shall appoint the auditor in first AGM of company who will hold the office till the conclusion of 6th AGM. Filing of ADT-1 becomes mandatory to inform the ROC.|
|Statutory audit||Every Company shall prepare its Accounts and get the same audited by a Chartered Accountant at the end of the Financial Year compulsorily. The auditor shall provide the audit report and audited financial statements for the purpose of submitting it to the Registrar.|
|EVENT BASED COMPLIANCE||DESCRIPTION|
|Change in registered office||INC-22; Within 15 days from the date of change in the registered office of the company.|
|Change in directors||DIR-12; Within 30 Days of such change|
|Authorised share capital||SH-17; Within 30 days of passing Ordinary Resolution|
|Paid-up share capital||PAS-3; Within fifteen days from the date of the allotment|
|Secured borrowing||CHG-1; All types of Charges within 30 days of its creation|
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