Society Registration

A society is an affiliation or tie-up of several persons joined hands together using a mutual agreement to manage, and act on some common purpose. Chase the Vision for Society Registration Service Provider online in India and hold your Million Dollar Dream of Social Entrepreneurship with Kanakkupillai Professional Experts!

Advantages of Enrolling the Society Registration

  • Each certified society avails legal status.
  • Registered society can lawfully open a replacement accounting within the name of the society
  • Can get commission and regards as per the Income Tax Act.
  • Certified society obtains the status which is mandatory for the statutory enthroning of the wealth of society.
  • The registered society receives legal identification before all authorities and forums.
  • The members of the registered society constitutionally adhere to the same point as if they had signed the Memorandum of the company.
  • A registered society can sue or sued.

Documents needed to register a society In India

For a society registration, the mentioned below documents are needed:

  • The Society name
  • Address proof of the registered office.
  • Identity proof of all the members of the company which can be:
  • Aadhaar card
  • Copy of Passport
  • Driving License
  • Voter ID
  • Two copies of the MOA and By-laws as per the required norms for the society registration.
  • Once the processing fee for the registration is executed, it takes around 8 to 10 days to draft the MoA and By-laws of the Society. Thenceforth it takes about 21 to 30 days to finish the Society registration process.

Online Society Registration - A detailed process

For registering a society, the following criteria must be fulfilled:

Members: Minimum of seven members for a state society and a minimum of eight members from eight different states (one in Delhi) is compulsory

Jurisdiction: Where the registered office of the society is situated. Before the District Registrar in the particular area. For example, Charity Commissioner in Maharashtra.

Governing Act: The societies are governed by the Societies Registration Act of 1986.

Property management: The property of the society vests in the name of the society and the same can be sold as per the terms mentioned in the bye-laws of the society. (e.g., approval from the Executive Committee Member)

Governing Act: The societies are governed by the Society Registration Act of 1986.

Dissolution or closure: Dissolution as per the bye-laws of the society, upon dissolution and after settlement of all debts and liabilities, the funds and property of the society might not be distributed among the members of the society, rather, the remaining funds and property must tend or transferred to another society, preferably one with similar objects.

Board: Executive Committee(President, Secretary, vice chairman, Treasurer), General Body (All members)

Annual compliance: Societies must file annually, with the Registrar of Societies, an inventory of the names, addresses, and occupations of their managing committee members.