Section 158 Obligation to indicate Director Identification Number – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 158 of Companies Act 2013. Provisions and rules related to obligation to indicate Director Identification Number.

Amended and updated notes on section 158 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to obligation to indicate Director Identification Number.

Chapter XI (Sections 149172) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to appointment and qualifications of directors. Section 158 of CA 2013 provides for obligation to indicate Director Identification Number.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 157 (Company to inform Director Identification Number to Registrar) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 158 of Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 158 are effective from 1-April-2014. You may refer Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27-03-2014. In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 158 of the Companies Act 2013 read with the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Rules, 2014.

Name of ActThe Companies Act 2013
Enacted byParliament of India
Administered byMinistry of Corporate Affairs (MCA)
Number of Chapters29
Number of Sections484 (470-43+57)
Number of Schedules7
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Chapter No.XI
Chapter NameAppointment and Qualifications of Directors
Section No.158
Section NameObligation to indicate Director Identification Number
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Section 158 of Companies Act 2013: Obligation to indicate Director Identification Number

Section 158 shall come into force on 1st April, 2014 vide Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27.03.2014.

Every person or company, while furnishing any return, information or particulars as are required to be furnished under this Act, shall mention the Director Identification Number in such return, information or particulars in case such return, information or particulars relate to the director or contain any reference of any director.

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