Chapter 2: Formation, Administration and Dissolution of Companies
Part F: Governance of companies

R39: Directors and register of persons disqualified from serving as director

  • (1) A notice that a person has become a director of a company, as required by section 70 (6) must be filed in Form CoR 39, within 10 business days after appointment.
    • (2) Within 10 business days after a person ceases to be a director of a company or external company, or after the company or external company becomes aware that any information respecting the director has changed, the company must file a notice of that change in Form CoR 39.
      • (3) In addition to the court orders received from the Registrar of the Court under section 69(11A), the Commission may for purposes of maintaining the register of persons disqualified from serving as directors, obtain relevant information from the official records of the clerk of the magistrates court, the Master, the South African police services, any regulatory authority or any institution that regulates any profession in the Republic.
        • (4) The prescribed minimum value of a fine upon conviction for certain offences, which would result in automatic disqualification as a director in terms of section 69 (8)(b)(iv), is R 1 000.

          Related Regulations

          No related regulations.

          Related Sections

          s69: Ineligibility and disqualification of persons to be director or prescribed officer
          s70: Vacancies on board

          Related Notes

          No related note.

          Related Forms

          CoR39: Notice of Change concerning a Director