The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement

Adequate Accounting Records

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain why companies must – by law – keep adequate accounting records.

Annual General Meetings

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain why most companies are required to hold an Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Audit Committees

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain the role of audit committees under the Companies Act.

Auditors – Their duties and rights

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the legal duties and rights of auditors under the Companies Act.

Committee of Inspection

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain the role of a committee of inspection under the Companies Act.

Companies

(PDF document – 534KB)
The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the legal rules for managing a company under the Companies Act.

Credits

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain the duties and powers of creditors under the Companies Act.

Directors

(PDF document – 537KB)
The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the legal duties of company directors under the Companies Act.

Liquidators

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the legal duties of liquidators, receivers and examiners under the Companies Act.

Members and Shareholders

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the rights and duties of members and shareholders under the Companies Act.

Secretaries

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the duties and responsibilities of a company secretary under the Companies Act.

Transactions involving Directors

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The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement have produced this quick guide to explain some of the rules for:
1. Directors who borrow from their company or holding company; and
2. Directors who buy or sell property assets (land, buildings, machinery and so on) from, or to, their companies.