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Companies (Amendment) Regulations, 2011 regarding six Regional Directors

Last updated: 15 June 2011

 Notice Date : 14 June 2011



New Delhi, 14Th June2011


G.S.R. (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1),(2),(5) and (8) of Section 25 and Sub-section (2) of Section 609 of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956), the Central Government hereby makes the following Regulations further to amend the Companies Regulations, 1956, namely:-


1. (1) These Regulations may be called the Companies (Amendment) Regulations, 2011.


(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official Gazette.


2. In the Companies Regulations, 1956,

1. In Regulation 2, after clause I the following clause shall be substituted, namely:-


“(d) “ Regional Director” means the person appointed by the Central Government in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs as a Regional Director for the respective regions as under:





(i) Regional Director

North Region Directorate Headquarter at Noida (Gautam Budh Nagar)

States of Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu & Kashmir and Union Territory of Chandigarh, and National Capital Territory of Delhi.

(ii) Regional Director

North Western Region Directorate Headquarter at Ahmedabad

States of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh, and Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

(iii) Regional Director

Western Region Directorate Headquarter at Mumbai

States of Maharashtra, Goa and Union Territory of Daman and Diu.

(iv) Regional Director

Southern Region Directorate Headquarter at Chennai

States of Tamilnadu and Union Territory of Puducherry and Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar.

(v) Regional Director

 Eastern and North States of West Bengal, Bihar, Eastern Region Directorate Headquarter

Jharkhand and Odisha, Meghalaya, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, and Tripura.

(vi)Regional Director

South East Region Directorate Headquarter at Hyderabad

States of Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Union Territory of Lakshdweep.


[ F.No. 5/18/2005- CL.V]

Avinash K Srivastava

Joint Secretary to the Government of India


Foot Note: The Principal regulations were published in the Gazette of India vide S.R.O. No. 432B dated 18.2.1956 and subsequently amended by:-


1. GSR No. 188 dated 09.01.1958

2. GSR No. 399 dated 24.03.1962

3. GSR No. 1850 dated 01.12.1966

4. GSR No. 1445 dated 16.09.1967

5. GSR No. 668 dated 10.06.1973

6. GSR No. 523 dated 11.07.1989

7. GSR No. 367(E) dated 31.05.1991

8. GSR No. 924(E) dated 14.12.1992

9. GSR No. 610(E) dated 23.09.2005

10. S.O 1291(E) dated 30.07.2007

11. GSR No. 866(E) dated 29.10.2010

12. GSR No. 304 (E) dated 06.04.2011



Notification No : G.S.R. (E).
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