All companies, except for a Government Company are required to appoint the first Auditor of the Company within 30 days of registration of the company at the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company. In case of the Board of Directors of the Company fail to appoint the first Auditor of the Company within 30 days, then the members (shareholders) of the Company may appoint the first Auditor of the Company within 90 days of incorporation of the Company. First auditors in a company are usually appointed for a period until the conclusion of the first annual general meeting.
The Format of Board Resolution for Appointment of First Auditor of the Company can be used to record the appointment of first Auditor in a Board Meeting.
The board resolution for appointment of Auditor can be printed on the letterhead of the business. The board resolution must be signed by an authorized Director of the Company.