We wish to advise members that, arising from the implementation of Section 241 of the Companies Act 2016 on 15 March 2019 relating to the issuance of Practising Certificates by SSM to all practising company secretaries of Approved Bodies, the MAICSA Council has, after due consideration, agreed as follows:
|i)||The MAICSA Practising Certificate (PC) Scheme to be discontinued at the end of December 2019|
|ii)||All PC holders who have renewed their PCs for the year 2019 will continue to receive benefits, including access to the PC Holders Facebook Group and attendance at PC Holders Networking sessions|
|iii)||Three PC Holders Networking sessions will be organised this year, in the second, third and fourth quarters of the year and|
|iv)||The Institute will continue to arrange for Professional Indemnity Insurance for all members on an optional basis, with effect from January 2020.|
For further clarification, please contact the Members & Corporate Communications Department at +603-2282 9276 extension 201, 203, 206 and 208 or e-mail email@example.com.