Fetch Director Details

About

  • The API takes in din and returns the details of the Director
  • The Details are fetched from the MCA Master Data

Usecase

By knowing this information, you can:

  • verify a Director's claims
  • expired Director status or end of directorship of a director has MCA compliance requirements. You can therefore use this API to ask the relevant parties about whether the compliance requirements are met or not.

Definition

  • Director Identification Number (DIN) is a unique number allotted to any person intending to be a Director or an existing director of a company.
  • Similarly, Designated Partner Identification Number (DPIN) is allocated to designated partners of LLP.

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Endpoint

HTTP Method

Resource

Description

GET

/mca/directors/:din

Accepts DIN or DPIN to return details of the Director from MCA Master Data.

API EndpointAPI Endpoint

Path Parameters

Param

Type

Description

Example

din

string

8-digit unique identification number, which is allotted by the central government to each individual who is a director of any company

99999999

Query Parameters

Param

Type

Description

Example

consent

string

Consent of the end-user to get their information for verification purposes. Possible values: Y and y

y

reason

string

Purpose for which the user has given their consent. Min length: 20 characters

for Know Your Customer purposes

Response

Param

Type

Description

Example

end_date

string

End of directorship at the company

active_compliance

string

Wether DIN is active or not

ACTIVE compliant

company_name

string

Company the person is a director of

JOHN DOE PRIVATE LIMITED

begin_date

string

Start date of Directorship in the particular Company

19/03/2015

din

string

DIN of the Director

99999999

name

string

Name of the Director

JOHN DOE

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Note

The response above is for Company. A similar response will be provided for LLPs that the DIN is associated with.


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