Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
Foreigners Division (FORA Wing)
MDC National Stadium,
Dated : 07.06.2019
SUBJECT: Online submission and approval from the Ministry of Home Affairs before effecting any change in the list of office hearers/key functionaries of FCRA registered associations.
All persons who have been granted a certificate of registration under sections 11 & 12 of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 have reported details of their office bearers/key functionaries while applying for registration under the Act. It is noticed that some associations/persons, having been registered under the Act, have changed their office bearers/key functionaries without approval from the Ministry of Home Affairs and without updating this data on a real time basis through the online application meant for change of these details.
2. All associations/persons who have been granted a certificate of registration and who have effected any change/modification in the details of their office bearers/key functionaries after their registration are hereby called upon to submit online application for additions/deletion/change of details in the statutory FORM FC-6E about such office bearers/key functionaries within one month from the date of issue of this Public Notice, failing which penal action shall he initiated under the appropriate provisions of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 and the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Rules, 2011.
3. It may also he noted that the online application for any service must he signed by the chief functionary of the association and the name of the chief functionary/signatory must also be reflected in the list of office hearers/key functionaries.
4. All associations registered under the FCRA may take note of the above notice to ensure compliance with the provisions of The FCRA, 2010.
Director (FCRA) Tel: 23077504