Section 383 Service on foreign company – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 383 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to service on foreign company.

Amended and updated notes on section 383 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to service on foreign company.

Chapter XXII (Section 379393) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to companies incorporated outside India. Section 383 of CA 2013 provides for service on foreign company.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 382 (Display of name, etc., of foreign company) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 383 of the Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 383 are effective from 12th September, 2013. You may refer Notification No. S.O. 2754(E) issued dated 12-09-2013. In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 383 the Companies Act 2013.

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.XXII
Chapter NameAccounts of Companies
Section No.383
Section NameService on foreign company
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Section 383 of Companies Act 2013: Service on foreign company

Section 383 shall come into force on 12th September, 2013 vide Notification No. S.O. 2754(E) dated 12.09.2013.

Any process, notice, or other document required to be served on a foreign company shall be deemed to be sufficiently served, if addressed to any person whose name and address have been delivered to the Registrar under section 380 and left at, or sent by post to, the address which has been so delivered to the Registrar or by electronic mode.


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