Entries by Jahir Mansuri

Change in objects of NGO – Whom to intimate?

Every NGO, whether registered as Trust or Society or Sec8 Company has very specific main objects. However, sometimes during the lifespan of trust, it need to change (add or modified) some of the objects already stated in the constitution of the NGO.  The question is to whom NGO should intimate regarding the change. Registration Authority […]

List of Banks allowed by FCRA -UPDATED

NEW LIST UPDATED – 46 Banks https://fcraonline.nic.in/fc_bank_list.aspx Bank Integration – FCRA FCRA department has issued a notification dated 22.12.2017, instructing organization to have FCRA Bank Account only with the list of banks mentioned in the attachment. Purpose The purpose is to link FCRA Bank Account with PFMS – Public Financial Management System.  However, system of […]

FCRA Update – Key Functionaries Detail

Recently FCRA department has update the website and now when you login to your account, a page is loaded where it is asking for details regarding key functionaries and Darpan ID. Look at the below screenshot : Process : Step 1 – visit https://fcraonline.nic.in/home/index.aspx Step 2 – Click on “Intimation on Quarterly Receipt” tab. Step […]

How to get CSR funding for your NGO?

There is no straight forward answer to this question – how to get CSR funding? However, one thing is very sure that there is huge funds under CSR, which all the eligible companies should invest in communities. You can check amount spent by companies under CSR in this official website of Ministry of Companies Affairs […]

Draft Guidelines providing stringent regulatory mechanism for NGOs

The Centre filed in Supreme Court on Wednesday its draft guidelines providing stringent regulatory mechanism for NGOs. Earlier, in January 2017, famous lawyer for his PILs, Advocate Mr. Manohar Lal Sharma, filled a PIL to regulate the unorganized NGOs ecosystem in the country. SC had asked the Centre to prepare guidelines to regulate NGOs and […]

FCRA Update – File FC6 Bank Account Details

Today, FCRA department has issued two lists of the organizations whose Bank Accounts are either not updated with FCRA or not as per Core Banking System format. These organizations are advised to update their Bank Accounts immediately in Form FC6. As FCRA department is in the process of being paperless department, this is another step […]