July 21, 2016

Trust Registration

A Non-profit making Company is a Company which:

(a) has in its objects the promotion of commerce, art, science, sports, education, research, social welfare, religion, charity, protection of environment or any such other object;

(b) intends to apply its profits, if any, or other income in promoting its objects; and

(c) intends to prohibit the payment of any dividend to its members.

Trust is a special form of organization. The major laws governing Trusts are “The Indian Trust Act, 1882”. In India, there are enabling legal provisions which permit any group wanting to commence a non-profit, voluntary or charitable work to organize themselves into a legal entity by registering themselves under a specified Act. From the date of registration they are treated as a legal entity, the organization acquires legal status to sue and/or be sued as a separate and distinct “person” but with no physical existence. Minimum two persons one as Settler and one as Trustee is required for formation of a trust. Trust can have additional person as president, vice-president and Secretary. The shall contain the following particulars:

Below is the common list of documents and information required forTrust registration:

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Requirements for Trust registration

Application of Registration of a Trust

  • Particulars of documents creating the trust;
  • Objects of the trust;
  • Sources of income of the trust;
  • Particulars of encumbrances, if any, on trust property;
  • Particulars of the scheme, if any, relating to the trust;
  • Particulars of title deeds pertaining to trust’s property;
  • The name and addresses of the Trustees and managers.

Trust registration

  • Three options of Name of the Trust in the order of preference;
  • Trust Deed, details Objects of the trust should be mentioned in Trust Deed;
  • Three parties i.e., Settler, Trustees, Witnesses and Beneficiaries of the Trust are required for the Trust formation;
  • Aadhar Card and pan card mandatory of Settler, Trustee, Witness and Beneficiary, if any;

Registered Office Proof

  • Stamp duty of Contribution required to be paid;
  • 2 photograph each of Author, Trustee and Beneficiary;
  • Water bill or House tax receipt as address proof of Regd. Office of Trust;
  • Settler, Trustee, Witnesses and Beneficiary must be physically present at concerned Registrar’s Office along with two witness

Name of Trust

Naming your Trust is the crucial part, a company name has two parts Prefix and a Suffix. Prefix must be unique and different, while Suffix should reflect the business nature of your company. To find your name availability, kindly check with Ministry of Corporate Affairs

Cost of Service

Professional Fee
Government Fees
 3,000 /-
9,999 /-

Package Includes

Registration done within 15 to 20 days

Everything below is included:

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