Corporate & Commercial
CSR POLICY UNDER THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013
As per section 135(3) of the Companies Act, 2013 (“Act”), CSR committee shall formulate and recommend to the Board, a CSR policy indicating the activities to be undertaken by the company in areas or subject as specified in Schedule VII of the Act. The Board after taking into account the recommendations made by CSR committee, shall approve the policy for the company and disclose the contents of such policy in its report and also placed it on the Company’s Website, if any.
A CSR policy shall be formulated by the company which shall include the activities to be undertaken and it is a responsibility of the Board to ensure that activities included by a company in its CSR policy are related to the activities included in Schedule VII of the Act.
CSR committee shall also recommend the amount of expenditure to be incurred on the activities referred as mentioned in the policy.