The Companies Act, 2013

Section 21 : Authentication of Documents, Proceedings and Contracts

Authentication of Documents, Proceedings and Contracts

21. Save as otherwise provided in this Act,—

(a) a document or proceeding requiring authentication by a company; or

(b) contracts made by or on behalf of a company,

may be signed by any key managerial personnel or [an officer or employee of the company] duly authorised by the Board in this behalf.