MCA Notifications 2017

List of Notifications issued by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) during 2017, for making amendments in provisions of Companies Act, Companies Rules, etc., along with pdf copy download link.

MCA Notifications 2017 (No./ Date/ Particulars)
Notification dt. 20 Dec. 2017: MCA Notifies the ‘Companies (Cost Records/ Audit) Second Amendment Rules, 2017’.
Notification dt. 7 Dec. 2017: MCA Notifies the ‘Companies (Cost Records/ Audit) Amendment Rules, 2017’.
Notification dt. 4 Dec. 2017: MCA notifies the Companies (Filing of Documents/ Forms in XBRL) Second Amendment Rules 2017, applicable w.e.f. 4 Dec. 2017. Annexure III of the Companies Filing of Documents and Forms in XBRL Rules, 2015 amended.
Notification dt. 7 Nov. 2017MCA notifies the Companies (Accounts) Amendment Rules, 2017, applicable w.e.f. 7 Nov. 2017, e-form AOC-4 amended for ROC filing of financial statements/ other documents by certain companies.
Notification dt. 6 Nov. 2017: MCA notifies the Companies (Filing of Documents/ Forms in XBRL) Amendment Rules 2017, applicable w.e.f. 7 Nov. 2017, containing e-form AOC-4 XBRL for ROC filing along with Taxonomy for preparing/ filing financial statements by certain companies u/s 137 of the Companies Act, 2013 read with the Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules, 2015.
Notification dt. 20 Sept. 2017MCA notifies the ‘Companies (Restriction on Number of Layers) Rules, 2017’, applicable w.e.f. 20 Sept. 2017, which prescribes restriction for companies relating to number of layers (i.e. two layers) of subsidiaries and filing of return in Form CRL-1 (regarding number of layers ) where the layers exceed the prescribed limit.
Notification dt. 5 July 2017: MCA amends Para III, VI and VII of the Schedule IV to the Companies Act, 2013. Further, a Note has been inserted after Para VIII relating to non-applicability of certain Provisions to Govt. companies.
Notification dt. 5 July 2017MCA notifies the Companies (Appointment & Qualification of Directors) Amendment Rules, 2017. Rule 4(2) has been inserted to exclude certain classes of companies from applicability of Rule 4(1). Form DIR 5 for Surrender of DIN has been amended.
Notification dt. 30 Mar. 2017: MCA notifies the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Amendment Rules, 2017, applicable w.e.f. 30 Mar. 2017. Reporting requirements amended for requisite disclosures of holding/ dealings of specified bank notes of Rs. 500/ Rs. 1000 during demonetization.
MCA Updates (Company Law)
For downloading various General Circulars/ Notifications/ Orders issued by MCA in different years, please refer the following links:
MCA General Circulars: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
MCA Notifications: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
MCA Orders: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Note: For Official/ updated copy of relevant General Circulars/ Notifications/ Orders, please visit the MCA website.

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