COMPANIES ACT - 1963 (ACT 179)

    Section - 155 - Service of Notice

    (1) Notice may be given by the company to any member or director either personally or by sending it through the post addressed to him at his registered address, or by leaving it for him with some person apparently over the age of sixteen years at such address.

    (2) Notice may be given to the joint holders of a share by giving the notice to the joint holder named first in the register of members in respect of the share.

    (3) Notice may be given to a person upon whom ownership of a share has devolved by reason of his being a legal personal representative, receiver or trustee in bankruptcy of a member either personally or by sending it through the post addressed to him by name, or by the title of representatives of the deceased or receiver or trustee of the bankrupt, or by any like description, at the address, if any, supplied for the purpose by such person, or by leaving it for him with some person apparently over the age of sixteen years at such address, or, until such address has been supplied, by giving the notice in any manner in which the same might have been given if the death, receivership or bankruptcy had not occurred.

    (4) Where a notice is sent by post, service shall be deemed to be effected by properly addressing, pre-paying, and posting a letter containing the notice and to have been effected at the expiration of forty-eight hours after the letter containing the same is posted.

    (5) The letter need not be registered but where it is sent to an address outside Ghana it shall be despatched by air mail.