How Do We Register Our Political Associations In Nigeria / How To Register Your Political Associations Fast – How Do We Register Our Political Associations In Nigeria? A lot of questions are associated with this subject matter. How are political associations formed in Nigeria? And, how do I register a political party in Nigeria? Again, how do I join a political party in Nigeria? What are requirements for registration of political associations in Nigeria?
As matter of fact, Political Associations other than political parties are special social organizations. Therefore, their registrations with CAC also deserve special attentions. That is not to say that it’s different from how other non-governmental organizations are registered. The point I’m making is that every of its registration information and procedures have to follow due process because of political competitions from political opponents. Most of these are political pressure groups. Their registration go through CAC unlike Political Parties that go through INEC
The Need to Register Your Club
Therefore, before you set forth to Register NGOs – Political Associations, Social Clubs, Churches, Town Meetings, social organizations, there are things you should know, and things you should provide. That is what this post is all about. Therefore, this post will tell you why you need to register your organization, the requirements/criteria for registration, essential registration processes, what you should do to effect the registration fast, what we can do for you collaborating with C.A.C Nigeria to register your political party fast.
HOW DO WE REGISTER OUR POLITICAL ASSOCIATIONS IN NIGERIA – Before Registering Your Political Association; What?
I don’t need to tell you that you will do a lot of home work before registering your political association.
Can We Register a Non-existing Political Association?The organization must be established and seen to be in existence with initial or founding members.
Will a non-existing political association have aims and objectives?
No. The association’s constitution defines the aim and objectives of the organisation. That is why it must first exist and seen to be existing before you apply for registration. Every political organization is a sociopolitical pressure group.
Why must we register Our Political Organizations?
Well there are a lot of reasons, but some of the reasons for legalizing or registering your political organization are as follows:
- Registration will legalize your organizations communications with other bodies of its nature,
- Registration makes the constitution/ bye laws binding on the members,
- Therefore, registration defines the organizations aims and objectives especially the contitution and public interest.
- It defines the organization’s responsibilities to and from membership and the public,
- Registrations attracts government recognition,
- Without registration, your organization will not have bank account,
- And cannot participate in other government organized activities.
HOW TO REGISTER YOUR POLITICAL ASSOCIATIONS FAST – HOW TO REGISTER YOUR POLITICAL ASSOCIATIONS FAST
If you want to register your political association fast, please do the following:
(1) Get the organization’s name. You have to coin good name for your organization. A name that is capable of projecting the organization’s good image and purpose of existence.
In addition, get two of such names ready for name search and reservation. Then, contact us for the name search and reservation.
(2) Make the following documents/information available for registration process.
- Evidence of name Availability
- Application form
- A formal letter of application
- The original newspaper publications
- 2 copies of Applicant’s constitution
- Minutes of the meeting where the trustees were appointed duly signed by Chairman and Secretary of the Board
- Furthermore, minutes of the meeting where the special clause rules was adopted dully signed by Secretary and Chairman
- Scanned copies of each trustee’s approved ID
- Trustee’s personal information – residence address, e-mail, phone number etc.
- And then, the impression of the common seal on the appropriate page of the form
- Two copies of the application form duly signed by Secretary and Chairman of the Board
HOW DO WE REGISTER OUR POLITICAL ASSOCIATIONS IN NIGERIA – Practical procedures:
To achieve all the steps enumerated above, you have to do the following:
- Contact Complete Full Marks Consultants Limited for the registration procedures, Name Search and Reservation, and incorporation/registration processes on-line
- Identification and grouping of the board of trustee
- Newspaper publications – to last for 28 days
- Drafting constitution/bye-laws and other documents – get templates from us
How We Can Help You Actualize All These:
Our goal is is help our clients actualize their dreams. We do everything possible to produce results. In actual fact, you should be providing all the documents listed above for the organizations registration, but now what we need from you are only your personal information and signatures. We will provide all the other things for you. That is what you are paying for.
This is to make sure the registration is not delayed.
Who Are We?
We are Chartered Accountants: Complete Full Marks Consultants Limited, CAC accredited agents. Auditors and tax Experts. We will do a lot for you. As a matter of fact, Our Services range from Accounting & Auditing, Taxation – annual tax filings and obtaining your tax clearance certificates, Corporate services – CAC documentations/company and business name/NGO registrations, Management services – writing business plans, business proposals, business coaching, Capacity building training, seminars, workshops etc. obtaining mining license to other licenses for clients.
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