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What is NITI Aayog?

NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India) is the premier policy think tank of the Government of India, aimed at fostering cooperative federalism through the involvement of State Governments in the economic policy-making process using a bottom-up approach. Established in 2015, NITI Aayog plays a critical role in shaping India’s development agenda by providing strategic and technical advice across various sectors.

What is CSR-1?

The CSR-1 form is a mandatory registration requirement for NGOs and other organizations intending to undertake Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in India. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) introduced the CSR-1 form to streamline and standardize the process of registering entities eligible to receive CSR funding from companies.

Why Register with NITI Aayog?

  1. Eligibility for Government Grants: Registration with NITI Aayog is often a prerequisite for NGOs seeking government grants and funding.
  2. Recognition: Enhances the credibility and recognition of NGOs, enabling them to work more effectively with various stakeholders.
  3. Partnership Opportunities: Facilitates partnerships with other organizations, both governmental and non-governmental, to amplify impact.
  4. Access to Resources: Provides access to a wealth of data, resources, and policy insights that can help in program implementation and advocacy.

Why Obtain CSR-1 Registration?

  1. Compliance: Ensures compliance with the regulatory requirements set by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs for CSR activities.
  2. Funding Opportunities: Opens doors to CSR funding from companies obligated to spend on social initiatives as per the Companies Act, 2013.
  3. Transparency: Enhances transparency and accountability, making it easier for corporates to partner with registered entities.
  4. Impact Measurement: Helps in standardizing the process of impact measurement and reporting, crucial for assessing the effectiveness of CSR initiatives.

How to Register with NITI Aayog?

Step 1: Prepare the Necessary Documents

  • Detailed information about the organization (name, address, PAN, etc.)
  • Governing body details
  • Copy of registration certificate
  • PAN card of the organization
  • Mission and vision statements
  • Details of key projects and achievements

Step 2: Online Application

  • Visit the NITI Aayog NGO Darpan portal.
  • Register your organization and create a user ID and password.
  • Fill in the required details and upload the necessary documents.
  • Submit the application for review.

Step 3: Verification and Approval

  • The submitted application and documents will be reviewed by NITI Aayog.
  • Upon successful verification, the organization will receive a Unique ID from NITI Aayog.

How to Register for CSR-1?

Step 1: Prepare the Necessary Documents

  • Copy of the registration certificate of the entity (NGO, Trust, Society, Section 8 Company, etc.)
  • PAN card of the organization
  • Details of the governing body members
  • Resolution from the governing body authorizing registration under CSR-1
  • DSC (Digital Signature Certificate) of the authorized signatory

Step 2: Online Application

  • Visit the MCA portal and navigate to the CSR-1 form section.
  • Fill in the required details, including NITI Aayog registration number.
  • Attach the necessary documents and the DSC of the authorized signatory.
  • Submit the form online.

Step 3: Verification and Approval

  • The application will be reviewed by the MCA.
  • Upon successful verification, a unique CSR Registration Number will be issued to the organization.

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Documents Needed for NITI Aayog and CSR-1 Registration

For NITI Aayog Registration:

  1. Organization Details:
    • Registration certificate
    • PAN card of the organization
    • Details of the governing body members
  2. Operational Information:
    • Address and contact details
    • Mission and vision statements
    • Key projects and achievements

For CSR-1 Registration:

  1. Registration Certificate:
    • Proof of registration (NGO, Trust, Society, Section 8 Company, etc.)
  2. PAN Card:
    • PAN card of the organization
  3. Governing Body Details:
    • Names and details of the members of the governing body
  4. Authorization Document:
    • Resolution authorizing registration under CSR-1
  5. Digital Signature Certificate:
    • DSC of the authorized signatory