Surrender of Director Identification Number (DIN)
A Director Identification Number (DIN) is a unique number allotted to an individual who intends to become or who is a director of a Company.
Surrender of DIN
The Central Government or Regional Director (Northern Region), Delhi or any officer authorised by the Regional Director may, upon being satisfied on verification of particulars or documentary proof attached with the application received along with fee as specified in Companies (Registration Offices and Fees Rules, 2014) from any person, cancel or deactivate the DIN in case:
As per Rule 11(f) –
When a person made application in DIR-5 for surrender of DIN to RD has to insure that:
What is the Procedure for Filing E-form DIR-5?
Any person who wishes for surrendering a DIN can file E-form DIR-5 with MCA, following information that must be provided:
What Documents are required?
Note: No Director can have multiple DIN, Every Director can have only one DIN. DIN can either be surrendered by Director or ROC can deactivate or cease DIN if opted through fraudulent practice.
Certification of E-form DIR-5:
Form must be signed by any of the following Practicing professionals:
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Author- CS Aakansha Negi and can be contacted at [email protected]