Latest Updates from MCA Portal (as on 18 June 2017)

i) DIR-5 (Application for surrender of Director Identification Number) will be deployed as an e-form for filing purposes w.e.f 21st June 2017. Stakeholders who wish to surrender DINs shall be required to file this e-form instead of it being filed as an the attachment to form RD-1. Please plan accordingly.

ii) Form GNL-3 and INC-22 were recently revised on revised on MCA21 Company Forms Download page. Stakeholders are advised to check the latest version before filing.

iii) Form 23AC has been recently revised on MCA21 Company Forms Download page. Stakeholders are advised to check the latest version before filing.

iv) MCA is actively considering Aadhaar Integration for availing various MCA21 related services. As a preparatory step, all individual stakeholders viz. DIN holders/Directors/Key Managerial Personnel/Professionals of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India-Institute of Chartered Accountants of India-Institute of Cost Accountants of India (whether in employment or in practice) are requested to obtain Aadhaar as early as possible for integrating their details with MCA21 and also ensure that the information in Aadhaar is in harmony with PAN. When implemented, all MCA21 services shall be available based on Aadhaar based authentication ONLY. The date of Aadhaar integration with MCA21 would be announced shortly. Stakeholders are requested to plan accordingly on PRIORITY so as to avoid future inconvenience. 

v) Stakeholders are advised to ensure that Form 3 (Information with regard to Limited Liability Partnership agreement and changes, if any, made therein) has been mandatorily filed for initial agreement before filing of Form 8 (Statement of Account & Solvency) and Form 11 (Annual Return of Limited Liability Partnership (LLP).