MCA Provided Relief waiver of additional fee for Certain Forms – Circular no. 06/2021 and 07/2021

Company Compliance, MCA Update -

Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) provided a Relief Waiver of additional fees for certain forms due to various lockdowns and other hardships caused by COVID-19 Pandemic through General Circular No. 7/2021 relaxed time for filing charges creation or modification of forms during 01st Apr 2021 to 31st May 2021 and General Circular No. 6/2021 relaxed levy of additional fees in filing of certain Forms for companies and LLPs.

Forms that were included in the additional fee waiver are

Form No#Form Description / Purpose
Form CHG-1Application for registration of creation, modification of charge (other than those related to debentures)
Form CHG-9Application for registration of creation or modification of charge for debentures or rectification of particulars filed in respect of creation or modification of charge for debentures
Form ADT-1Information to the Registrar by company for appointment of auditor
Form INC -22Notice of Situation or Change of situation of Registered Office of the Company
Form NDH-3Return of Nidhi Company for the half year ended
Form FC-4Annual Return of a Foreign Company
Form MSC-3Return of dormant companies
Form INC -27Conversion of public company into private company or private company into public company
Form NDH-2Application for extension of time
Form IEPF-3Statement of shares and unclaimed or unpaid dividend not transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund

Note: Per Team – above circular is mainly to waive off the additional fees and not the core fees.