DIN (Director Identification Number) is a distinct Identification Number which is allocated to an individual who is either the present director of the company or intends to be one in the future.
The DIN feature was initiated with the inclusion of section 266A -266G of Companies Amendment Act, 2006.
This feature not only helps in establishing the identity of the director but also aids in keeping a check on the track record of the director. Having a DIN is mandatory now and in case of any changes, the DIN holder needs to inform the same to the Central Government.
The following attachments are mandatory to be filed in all cases: