NGO Registration in Pakistan
A non-governmental organization (NGO) or non-profit organization (NPO) is any non-profit, voluntary citizens’ group which is organized on a local, national or international level. Furthermore, here explains the procedure of NGO registration in Pakistan.
First of all, we would explain the objectives of NGO / NPO in Pakistan as well as internationally, the main object of the NGO / NPO is only welfare work not commercial activities, because it is setup for only help of the people, therefore, it is mandatory for the only welfare purpose since startup.
Probably, people use NGO for commercial purpose, either getting money or conducting of frauds as well as use for money laundry purpose, it is illegal activity.
Especially relevant to NGO registration, there must be submit true document for NGO registration in Pakistan otherwise resulted a criminal / civil case and may be refer to Federal Investigation Agency or local police station.
Types of NGO
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There are three legal process of NGO registration in Pakistan but under mentioned these commonly used, details are here.
• Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies’ Ordinance 1961.
• Societies Act of 1860.
• section 42 of SECP (Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan)
Requirements for registration of NGO in Pakistan.
Following are main requirements of registration of NGO in Pakistan.
- Name of NGO
- Address of NGO
- Copy of CNIC of at least 7 Members (CNIC must be valid)
- Proof of land (copy of property ownership) or rent agreement and CNIC copy of land lord.
Rent Agreement must be certified from Local Police station
- Memorandum and articles of NGO
- Bank Accounts of member
- NTN number of member
- Affidavit from members
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