Section 215 Firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 215 of Companies Act 2013. Provisions related to firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector.

Amended and updated notes on section 215 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector.

Chapter XIV (Sections 206229) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to Inspection, Inquiry and Investigation. Section 215 of CA 2013 provides for firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 214 (Security for payment of costs and expenses of investigation) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 215 of Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 215 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 215 of the Companies Act 2013 read with the Companies (Inspection, Investigation and Inquiry) 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.XIV
Chapter NameInspection, Inquiry and Investigation
Section No.215
Section NameFirm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector
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Section 215 of Companies Act 2013: Firm, body corporate or association not to be appointed as inspector

Section 215 shall come into force on 1st April, 2014 vide Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27.03.2014.

No firm, body corporate or other association shall be appointed as an inspector.


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