FCRA Renewal of Registration

Get your FCRA Registration renewed and save your NGO from losing all its foreign donations. Hurry up and contact Finango ASAP to get your FCRA Registration renewed in just 3 simple steps.

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Step 2

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Step 3

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As per the provisions, the application for renewal has to be submitted within six months from the date of expiry of certificate for registration. In case of failure to do so, the existing registration under FCRA, 2010, will cease from the date of completion of the period of five years from the date of grant of registration and association will not be eligible for receiving any foreign contribution.


    • Protect your registration from getting inoperative.
    • Continue to keep receiving foreign funding.
    • Prevents from seizure and confiscation of your foreign contribution receipts.


Any NGO established be it a Trust, Society or Section 8 Company already registered under FCRA 2010 has to get it renewed before 6 months from the date of expiry.

Validity Period

Validity of FCRA Renewal of Registration is 5 years from the approval date.

Processing Time?

The overall process may take upto 3 Months from the date of application depending upon the processing done by the FCRA Department.

Documents Required :

  • Documentary Evidence of Creation/ Incorporation in case of a:
  • Trust– Trust Deed
  • Society– Registration Certificate
  • Section 8 Company – Certificate of Incorporation
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association of the applicant( MOA & AOA)
  • FCRA Registration Certificate of Association issued by MHA
  • Aadhaar Card Details of all the Office Bearers or Directors or Key Functionaries.
  • Copy of Passport in case of foreign/overseas members.
  • Details of designated SBI Bank Account
  • NGO Darpan Id.
  • Seal of the organization. 
  • Jpg file of signature of the chief functionary


Note: – All the documents should be self-certified.

Note:- All the documents have to be self-certified

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Whether the certificate of registration is to be renewed?

    Yes, As per Section 16 of FCRA, 2010 every person who has been granted a certificate of registration under Section 12 thereof shall have such certificate renewed within six months of the expiry of the period of the certificate.

  • What is the process for renewal of registration?

    Associations that desire to renew their registration certificate shall apply online only in Form FC-3C within 6 months of the expiry of their existing registration certificate.

  • When should an Association which has been granted registration under FCRA 2010 apply for renewal of registration?

    In terms of Rule12 (2) of FCRR, 2011, an Association registered under FCRA should apply in Form FC-3C for renewal of its registration six months before the date of expiry of the certificate of registration.

  • What happens if the association does not apply for renewal of registration?

    The existing registration under FCRA, 2010, will cease from the date of completion of the period of five years from the date of grant of registration and will not be eligible for receipt & utilization of foreign contribution. In such a case, the association has to apply afresh for a grant of registration.

  • What are Statutory Compliances before seeking renewal of registration?

    The person/associations must have filed all previous ARs, Darpan ID and designated “FCRA Account” in SBI, Main Branch New Delhi. Filing of Annual returns is mandatory even for ‘NIL’ Foreign Contribution receipt.

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