Welcome to Board.Vision Tutorials. In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps to circulate a disclosure as of the appointment date on behalf of the Director. 


Important Note: Board.Vision web app is supported on Google Chrome (version 65.0 and later) and Microsoft Edge (version 87.0 and later).


To circulate a disclosure as of the appointment date on behalf of the Director:


1) Log in to your Director’s Disclosure account, using your registered email address and password.


2) Once you are logged in, both Sections 156 and 165 will be visible on your screen. At the top right of the screen, you will be able to see your Director’s name.   


3) If you wish to switch to act for another Director,


a) Click on the Director’s name. 

b) Select the name of the Director you would like to act for from the Switch Director pop-up window.

c) Then, click on Switch Director.


4) Once you have selected the Director, click on the Section 165 button next to the Section 156 and you will be directed to the Current Shareholdings section.   


5) Click on the Arrow down icon and select Shareholdings By Appointment Date from the dropdown menu and you will be directed to the Shareholdings By Appointment Date section.    


6) Click on the icon .


7) On the Add Disclosure pop-up window,


a) Select the company from the Company Name dropdown list. 

Note: The Company Name dropdown list shows all the companies added in your Section 156 Current Appointments / Interests.

 

b) Select the appointment type from the Appointment /Interest dropdown list. 

Note: The Appointment/Interest dropdown list shows the type of appointment(s) of the company you have selected in the Company Name field.


c) The Appointment Date will be auto-filled based on your appointment date of the selected company added in Section 156 Current Appointments / Interests.


Then, click on the Save Reference button.


To preview and download the disclosure report:


1) Click on View from the View Disclosure column. Then, the report will be opened in the new tab.


2) To save the report onto your laptop/desktop, click on the Download icon at the top right. 

Note: The disclosure report is generated based on the related companies group shareholding balance at the given appointment date.


To edit the disclosure information:

 

1) Click on the Pen icon from the Action column. 


2) On the Edit Disclosure pop-up window, change the information as necessary then click on the Save Reference button and it will be updated accordingly.  


To delete an entry:

1) Click on the Trash icon from the Action column. 


2) On the Remove Disclosure pop-up window, click on the Confirm button. Then, the record will be permanently removed from the system.   
 


To send the disclosure: 

 

1) Click on the Notify Director button from the Action column. 


2) On the Prepare Disclosure pop-up window, select the Section 165 Disclosure checkbox and you will be required to preview your disclosure. 


3) Select the Okay, Preview button on the Preview Disclosure pop-up window to preview your disclosure report. Please note that the report will be opened in the new tab. 


4) To edit the recipient list, click on the Edit Distribution List button.  


5) The recipients in the Distribution List will include the Directors and Secretaries of the new Company only. 

  1. If you wish to send the disclosure to other recipients not listed within the recipient list, enter their email addresses into the CC field.
  2. If you wish to save the distribution list for your next circulation, select the Save Distribution List for next circulation checkbox. 


Then, scroll down and click on the Save button.


6) If you wish to preview the disclosure again, you can do so by clicking the Eye icon which is next to the Edit Distribution List button.  


7) Once everything is confirmed, then click on Yes, Circulate with Supporting Document


8) On the Upload Offline Decision pop-up window, 

    a) Upload the Supporting Evidence document. 

    b) Enter the title and description (if any).

c) Then, click on Upload.

Important Note: You will be able to view the uploaded supporting document under the circulation history. 


9) To complete your action, you will be required to enter the 6-digit OTP that is sent to your registered mobile phone number via SMS. Then, click on Confirm 


10) Once the authentication has been verified successfully, the Director will receive three email notifications from notifications@board.vision. 


Email 1: 

To all the Directors and Cc all the Administrators (BV Company) and Authorised Preparer who were selected in the distribution list, with the title “'Director's Name' – Director’s disclosure pursuant to Section 165 of the Companies Act 1967”. 

Email 2: 

To all the Company Secretaries (Non-BV Company) who were selected in the distribution list and Cc the Director and Authorised Preparer, with the title “'Director's Name' – Director’s disclosure pursuant to Section 165 of the Companies Act 1967”. 


Email 3: 

To the Director himself only and Cc the Authorised Preparer, with the title “Authorised Preparer 'Preparer Name' has circulated director's disclosure(s) on your behalf. 


Once the disclosure has been sent successfully, the record will be removed from the Shareholdings By Appointment Date Section. 


To view and download the disclosure history report:


1) Click on the Arrow Down button at the top right. 


2) From the drop-down menu, click on Shareholding By Date. Then, you will be directed to the View History - Shareholding By Date page. 


3) From the Circulated Disclosure column, click on View. The Circulation History report will be opened in a new tab.


Important Note: If Authorised Preparer has circulated the disclosure on behalf of the  with a supporting document, his / her name will be reflected under Circulate By column, and you will be able to view the supporting document under the Supporting Evidence column.   


4) To save the Circulation History report onto your laptop/desktop, click on the Download icon at the top right.


Congratulations! You have completed the tutorial on how to circulate a disclosure as of the appointment date on behalf of the Director. 


If you face any issues in completing the steps shown in this tutorial, please reach out to our Customer Experience Team at support@board.vision or +65 69097100 and we will be happy to help. 


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