Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting requirement in case of Listed entities

Section 96 of the Companies Act, 2013 requires every Company other One Person Company (OPC) to conduct once a year a meeting, in addition to any other meeting, for its members, called as Annual General Meeting. Annual General Meeting requirement in case of Listed entities is lengthier than unlisted companies. If the Company is listed, it needs to comply further with the provisions of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), various other Regulations also […]

Extension for convening Annual General Meeting

Extension for convening Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The Power to grant extension for convening Annual General Meeting (AGM) lies with the Registrar of Companies (ROC). Section 96 of the Companies Act, 2013 requires every Company other One Person Company (OPC) to conduct once a year a meeting, in addition to any other meeting, for its members, called as Annual General Meeting. The First Annual General Meeting shall be held within nine months from the closing of the first financial year. Subsequent, All […]

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting under Companies Act 2013 – PART 1

Section 96 of the Act deals with the provisions of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) under Companies Act, 2013. What is Annual General Meeting? Section 96 states that every Company registered in India other One Person Company (OPC) is required to hold a general meeting in addition to any other meeting, in each financial year for its members, called the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Purpose of AGM The purpose of an Annual General Meeting is to […]