23 / May 2016
Amendment in Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Rules, 2014 – 23 May, 2016
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has vide Notification No. GSR 540(E) [F. No. 05/12/2016-CSR-Cell] dated 23rd May, 2016, amended Rule 4 of the Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Rules, 2014 (“Rules”) relating to “CSR Activities”. By virtue of the said amendment to the Rules, a company may now also undertake its CSR activities approved by the CSR Committee, through a company established under section 8 of the Act or a registered trust or a registered society, established by the Central Government or State Government or any entity established under an Act of Parliament or a State legislature.
To view the complete notification, please click on the link to follow: CSR Notification_23.05.2016