MCA, vide notification dated 27th July, 2017, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (2) of section 469 of the Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013), has notified the Companies (Incorporation) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 to amend the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, which shall come into force on the date of their publication in the official gazette.
Essentially, with this amendment:
1) The Rule 28 stands substituted; [Rule 28 - Shifting of registered office within the same State]
2) The Rule 30 stands substituted; [Rule 30 - Shifting of Registered Office from one State or Union Territory to another State]
3) The Form No. INC 23 stands substituted;
4) The Form No. INC 26 stands substituted.
Note: The principal notification was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 250(E) dated 31st March, 2014 and subsequently amended by MCA from time to time.