Last Revised Date: 13 April 2023

Consultation Paper on Legislative Amendments to Enable Conduct of General Meetings by Electronic Means

ACRA, MOF and MAS have proposed legislative amendments to the Companies Act 1967 (CA), Variable Capital Companies Act 2018 (VCC Act) and the Business Trusts Act 2004 (BTA), to enable the conduct of general meetings by electronic means.


The public is invited to provide feedback on proposed amendments, which will provide companies, variable capital companies and business trusts the option of conducting fully virtual or hybrid general meetings when the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Alternative Arrangements for Meetings) Orders are revoked with effect from 1 July 2023.

Consultation Number:
Start Date:
09 February 2023
Closing Date:
20 February 2023
MAS Response Date:
13 April 2023
Response date: 13 Apr 2023
The consultation response was published on 13 April 2023.