8. Formulate Articles of Association (AoA)

Articles of Association are the rules regarding internal management of a company. These rules are subsidiary to the Memorandum of Association and hence, should not contradict or exceed anything stated in the Memorandum of Association.

A duly drafted, verified, stamped and signed Articles of Association is required for registering a company.

Table A is a document (for details refer to The Companies Act, 1956) containing rules and regulations for the internal management of a company. If a company adopts Table A - there is no need to prepare separate Articles of Association.

For companies not adopting Table A, a copy of the Articles of Association, stamped and duly signed by signatories to the Memorandum of Association is required for registration.

Articles of Association (AOA) can be easily prepared under guidance of any Lawyer or Chartered Accountant. More information about Articles of Association (AOA) can be found in, a) The Companies Act, 1956 and b) The Legal Service of India

 

Draft Article of Association ( AOA) is attached herewith for your convenience. Please amend/ change as required.