Get your NGO registered with SECP under Companies Ordinance 1984.

A not-for-profit association (more commonly called an NGO or NPO) may be registered as company under the provisions of the Companies Ordinance, 1984 (the ‘Ordinance’). In general terms, a not-for-profit association (company) applies its profits or income in promoting its charitable/ useful objects and prohibits the payment of any profits, income, dividend or proceeds to its members. Before its registration as a company with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (the ‘Commission’), any such association is required to obtain licence under Section 42 of the Ordinance read with rule 6 of the Companies (General Provisions and Forms) Rules, 1985 (the ‘Rules’) and the relevant Circulars issued from time to time. The Commission issues licence for a period of five (5) years, renewable for further term (s) of five (5) years each. The procedure for obtaining licence, subsequent registration of such association as company limited by guarantee, and thereafter renewal of the licence when due, is provided in this guide. This document is aimed at providing guidance and should at all times be read in light of the prevailing law. In case of any conflict between the law and this document, the law shall prevail.

NGO Registration Guidelines by SECP

Memorandum of Association (MoA)

Article of Association (AoA)