The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had introduced a new scheme known as the Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020, valid from 01.04.2020 to 30.09.2020 to enable companies to make good their previous defaults. This Scheme has now been extended till 31.12.2020.

General Circular No. 30/2020

F. No. 02/01/2020-CL-V
Government of India
Ministry of Corporate Affairs

5th Floor, ‘A’ Wing, Shastri Bhawan,
Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi

Dated:28th September, 2020


The DGCoA,
All Regional Directors,
All Registrar of Companies,
All Stakeholders.

Subject: Extension of Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020.

Sir/ Madam,

In continuation to this Ministry’s General Circular No.12/2020 dated 30.03.2020, in view of the large scale disruption caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic and after due examination, it has been decided to extend aforesaid scheme till 31st December, 2020. All other requirements provided in the said circular shall remain unchanged.

2. This issues with the approval of the competent authority.

Yours faithfully,

(KMS Narayanan)
Assistant Director (policy)

Copy forwarded for information to:-1. e-governance section and web contents officer to place the circular on MCA website and 2. Guard file.

General Circular No. 30-2020

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