Section 9 of the Companies Act, 2013: Effect of registration

The Companies Act, 2013

Chapter-II Incorporation of Company and Matters Incidental Thereto

Section 9: Effect of registration.

*9. From the date of incorporation mentioned in the certificate of incorporation, such subscribers to the memorandum and all other persons, as may, from time to time, become members of the company, shall be a body corporate by the name contained in the memorandum, capable of exercising all the functions of an incorporated company under this Act and having perpetual succession 1[**] with power to acquire, hold and dispose of property, both movable and immovable, tangible and intangible, to contract and to sue and be sued, by the said name.


*Effective from 01.04.2014.

1. Omitted by the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015, w.e.f. 29.05.2015[S.O. 1440(E) dated 29.05.2015], the words “and a common seal“.

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