The NGO Bureau offers the following recommendations to NGOs:

  1. Bank Recommendations
  2. Tax Exemptions
  3. Letter of Good Standing

PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING A BANK RECOMMENDATION

No.

PROCEDURE

1.

Write a letter addressed to the Executive Director, NGO Bureau requesting for a bank recommendation

2.

Attach a certified copy of the permit of operation and certificate of registration

3.

Attach a photocopy of the TIN Certificate of the Organization

 

PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING A TAX EXEMPTION

No.

PROCEDURE

1.

Organizations should apply to the Permanent Secretary of its line ministry requesting for a waiver

2.

Attach a Certified copy Photocopy of the certificate of registration and permit of operation

 

PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING A LETTER OF GOOD STANDING

No.

PROCEDURE

1.

Write a cover letter addressed to the Executive Director, NGO Bureau requesting for a letter of good standing

2. Attach Original proof of payment for certification of Permit of operation and Certificate of Registration. 
3. Attach Photocopy of Permit of Operation and Certificate of registration in Black and white.
4. Attach a letter or email from the requesting entity.

 

NOTE

Before applying for any of the above recommendations, ensure that:

1. The Organisation appears on our Updated National NGO Register (UNNR)

2. Up to date submission of Annual Returns