Section 418A of the Companies Act, 2013: Benches of Appellate Tribunal

The Companies Act, 2013

Chapter– XXVII National Company Law Tribunal and Appellate Tribunal

1[Section 418A: Benches of Appellate Tribunal.

418A. (1) The powers of the Appellate Tribunal may be exercised by the Benches thereof to be constituted by the Chairperson:

Provided that a Bench of the Appellate Tribunal shall have at least one Judicial Member and one Technical Member.

(2) The Benches of the Appellate Tribunal shall ordinarily sit at New Delhi or such other places as the Central Government may, in consultation with the Chairperson, notify:

Provided that the Central Government may, by notification, after consultation with the Chairperson, establish such number of Benches of the Appellate Tribunal, as it may consider necessary, to hear appeals against any direction, decision or order referred to in section 53A of the Competition Act, 2002 and under section 61 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016.]


1. Inserted by the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2020, w.e.f. 22.01.2021[S.O. 325(E) dated 22.01.2021].

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