List of Notifications issued by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) during 2019, for making amendments in provisions of Companies Act, Companies Rules, etc., along with pdf copy download link.

MCA Notifications 2019 (No./ Date/ Particulars)
Notification dt. 30 Sept. 2019: MCA notifies the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Fifth Amendment Rules, 2019. Last date for filing of Form DIR-3 KYC (including DIR 3 KYC Web) in respect of Financial Year (FY) 2018-19 extended from 30 September to 14 October 2019.
Notification dt. 30 Sept. 2019: MCA notifies the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Fourth Amendment Rules, 2019. Last date for filing of Form DIR-3 KYC (including DIR 3 KYC Web) in respect of Financial Year (FY) 2018-19 extended from 30 September to 14 October 2019.
MCA Notification dt. 1 July 2019: MCA notifies the Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Second Amendment Rules, 2019. Form No. BEN-2 has been amended.
MCA Notification dt. 23 May 2019: MCA has notified the amended Companies (Prospectus and Allotment of Securities) Rules effective from 30 Sept. 2019. Rule 9A(8) has been substituted requiring unlisted public companies to submit new Form PAS 6 (Half Yearly Audit Report on Reconciliation of Share Capital) signed by a PCS/ CA, i.e. all information shall be furnished within 60 days from end of each half year (30th September/ 31st March) for each ISIN separately. It may be noted that substituted Rule 9A(8) so far provided that the audit report provided under regulation 55A of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Depositories and Participants) Regulations, 1996 shall be submitted by the unlisted public company on a half-yearly basis to the Registrar under whose jurisdiction the registered office of the company is situated.
Notification dt. 8 May 2019MCA notifies the Companies (Removal of Names of Companies from the Register of Companies) Amendment Rules, 2019. Also filing fee in respect of Form STK 2 enhanced from Rs. 5000 to Rs. 10000 w.e.f. 10 May 2019.
Notification dt. 30 April 2019: MCA extends due date for filing of one time return in form DPT 3 upto 29 June 2019 (i.e. 90 Days from 31 March 2019), as against the earlier notified deadline of 90 days from 22 Jan. 2019.
Notification dt. 30 April 2019: MCA notifies extended deadline for Annual Filing of Form DIR 3 (KYC of Directors), from 30 April to 30 June of the immediately next financial year.
Notification dt. 30 March 2019: MCA notifies the Companies Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) Second Amendment Rules, 2019, applicable w.e.f. 1 April, 2019.
Notification dt. 30 March 2019: MCA notifies the Companies Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) First Amendment Rules, 2019, applicable w.e.f. 1 April, 2019.
Notification dt. 28 Feb. 2019: Central Government appoints 7 part-time members of the National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA).
Notification dt. 27 Feb. 2019: Amendment in Notification number S.O. 2563(E) dt. 28th July, 2016.
Notification dt. 27 Feb. 2019: MCA notifies eligible persons who can file application for initiating corporate insolvency resolution process against a corporate debtor before the Adjudicating Authority under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016.
Notifiation dt. 21 Feb. 2019: Companies (Second Amendment) Ordinance 2019 notified.
Notification dt. 21 Feb. 2019: Central Government further amends the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014.
Notification dt. 21 Feb. 2019: Central Government further amends the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014.
Notification dt. 19 Feb. 2019: Central Government amends the Companies (Adjudication of Penalties) Rules, 2014.
Notification dt. 19 Feb. 2019: Central Government further amends the Companies (Prospectus and Allotment of Securities) Rules, 2014.
Notification dt. 18 Feb. 2019: Central Government amends the National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) (Manner of Appointment and other Terms and Conditions of Service of Chairperson and Members) Rules, 2018.
Notification dt. 8 Feb. 2019: Central Government further amends the Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Rules, 2018.
Notification dt. 8 Feb. 2019: Central Govt. notifies the Health Scheme for the Chairperson and Members of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).
Notification dt. 30 Jan. 2019: MCA notifies that provisions of Section 465 of the Companies Act, 2013 would partially come into force with effect from 30 Jan. 2019, in so far as such provisions relates to repealing of the Companies Act, 1956, i.e. the Registration of Companies (Sikkim) Act 1961 will continue to remain in force.
Notification dt. 22 Jan. 2019: MCA notifies the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Amendment Rules, 2019, requiring every company (other than Government company) to file a one time return of outstanding receipt of money or loan (not considered as deposits) from 1 April, 2014 till that date, in Form DPT 3 within ninety days from notification.
Notifiation dt. 12 Jan. 2019Companies (Amendment) Ordinance 2019 notified.
MCA Updates (Company Law)
For downloading various General Circulars/ Notifications/ Orders issued by MCA under the Companies Act/ Rules and other allied Corporate Laws, in different years, please refer the following links:
MCA General Circulars: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
MCA Notifications: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
MCA Orders: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Note: For Official/ updated copy of relevant General Circulars/ Notifications/ Orders, please visit the MCA website.