Societies Registration

Societies Registration in Bangalore

  • Drafting of Bye-Laws
  • Preparation of registration document for the Society
  • Preparation of member list
  • Due diligence of document
  • Coordination with registrar
  • Follow-up with registrar
  • Registration Number

An NGO can be formed as a Society under Societies Registration Act

The section 20 of the Societies Registration Act, 1860 states that military orphan funds, charitable societies, societies formed for the promotion and development of science, literature, instruction, the diffusion of useful knowledge and political education, the foundation, preservation or maintenance of libraries or reading rooms, mechanical and philosophical inventions, societies established at the various presidencies of India, public museums and galleries of paintings, collection of natural history and instruments or designs can be registered under this act.

Registration Of NGO As Society In Bangalore:

It is to be noted that Societies Registration Act, 1860 is a federal act in India. Another significant point is that the states with charity commissioner not only need to be registered under the Societies Registration Act but also under the Bombay Public Trusts Act. Two kinds of society may be registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. The process of registering NGO as society differs or varies from state to state.

Having jurisdiction within the state of registration. The minimum number of members is seven, in which three people must be from the respective state to hold the post of president, secretary & Treasurer. Shall have jurisdiction throughout the country. There have to be seven members from seven different states. And three-member from the state in which registration is applied to hold post of president, secretary & Treasurer.


  • Proposed Name of Society.
  • Main Object of Society in detail.
  • Any other or further documents which the registrar may ask during the registration process.
  • An Affidavit from the president that none of the office bearers is blood relative among themselves.
  • A Power of attorney in our name/advocate to file, represent and collect the certificate of registration.
  • Memorandum of Association of the society & Rules and regulations of the society.
  • List of desirous persons with following details:
  • -Name,- Fathers Name, Date of Birth, -Address, -Occupation, Post held in the society, – Signature, along with Residence
  • Identity proof of all such persons (self-attested)
  • 2 Person Photograph.
  • Electricity Bill copies of the premises where the society is to be registered (attested by the president, secretary & Treasurer) No Objection from the owner in form of an affidavit on Rs. 10-50 Non-judicial stamp paper duly notarized. And also Address proof of Owner/Landlord.