Article 8 - Role and functions of the CRO

The CRO shall have the following functions:

(1) to receive and process all applications to incorporate or register all types of Companies and Branches eligible for incorporation or registration under these Regulations and any other Entities in respect of which the CRO is made responsible pursuant to any other Regulations;
(2) to keep and maintain in such form as it shall determine an index of the names and registered numbers of the Companies and Branches which are or have been registered under these Regulations and any other Entities which may be registered by the CRO pursuant to any other Regulations;
(3) to receive and process all Documents and information required to be filed with the CRO pursuant to these Regulations or any other Regulations;
(4) to keep and maintain in such form as it shall determine a register in respect of each of the Companies and Branches which are or have been registered under these Regulations and any other Entities which may be registered by the CRO pursuant to any other Regulations, to record in such register all Documents and information filed with or delivered to the CRO in respect of such Companies, Branches and Entities and to allow any person to inspect and take copies from such register during the office hours of the CRO;
(5) to administer and impose any financial penalties provided for in these Regulations; and
(6) all other functions provided for in these Regulations or any other Regulations or otherwise considered by it to be necessary, desirable or appropriate to achieve, further or assist in relation to any of the above.
Amended (as from 5th April 2015).