valid as on 16/05/2024

5 – Companies (Listing of equity shares in permissible jurisdictions) Rules, 2024

5. Certain companies not eligible.-

A company shall not be eligible for issuing its equity shares for listing in accordance with these rules, in case it —

(a) has been registered under section 8 or declared as Nidhi under section 406 of the Act;

(b) is a company limited by guarantee and also having share capital;

(c) has any outstanding deposits accepted from the public as per Chapter V of the Act and rules made thereunder;(d)has a negative net worth;

Explanation.—For the purposes of this clause, the expression “net worth” shall have the same meaning as assigned to it under clause (57) of section 2 of the Act;

(e) has defaulted in payment of dues to any bank or public financial institution or non-convertible debenture holder or any other secured creditor:

Provided that this clause shall not apply if the company had made good the default and a period of two years had lapsed since the date of making good the default;

(f) has made any application for winding-up under the Act or for resolution or winding-up under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (31 of 2016) and in case any proceedings against the company for winding-up under the Act or for resolution or winding-up under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (31 of 2016) is pending

(g) has defaulted in filing of an annual return under section 92 or financial statement under section 137 of the Act within the specified period.


MCA Notification dated 24.01.2024 regarding Companies (Listing of equity shares in permissible jurisdictions) Rules, 2024


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