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Appointment of Director

Directors are assigned by the shareholders of a Company for the management of a Company. A Private Limited Company is needed to have a minimum of 2 Directors and a Limited Company is needed to have a minimum of 3 Directors. On the other hand, a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) has Designated Partners and Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008 requires each LLP to have a minimum of 2 Designated Partners.

To appoint a director, should get a digital signature certificate (DSC) as well as director identification number (DIN). DIN can be obtained for anyone who is above the age of 18. Hence, Indian Nationals, Non-Resident Indians as well as Foreign Nationals can get DIN and be appointed as Director of a company in India. A Director can resign from a company by giving a notice in writing to the company and the Board is needed to file the necessary filings with MCA within 30 days. A Director can also send a copy of the resignation letter to the ROC directly by filing a different set of forms.