Ministry of Home Affairs

NGO’S With FCRA Clearance

Posted On: 17 MAR 2021 6:58PM by PIB Delhi

Presently 22678 NGOs have either been granted a certificate of registration or given prior permission under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010.  Details are given below:-

 

Sl.No.

FCRA Services

Associations with FCRA Clearance

1

Registration Certificates (Till 28/02/2021)

22489

2

Prior Permission (Granted during last 5 Years)

189

Total

22678

 

 

   Total number of NGOs that have had their FCRA clearance revoked during last three years is as per the following details: -

 

Calendar Year

Renewal Denied

Registration Cancelled

RegistrationSuspended

Total

2018

211

01

233

445

2019

357

1809

05

2171

2020

101

00

25

126

Grand Total

2742

 

   Total number of applications of NGOs for FCRA clearance currently pending is as follows: -

 

Pending Registration Applications

1869

Pending Prior Permission Applications

147

Pending Renewal Applications

1331

Total

3347

 

 

 

   Requisite details (as on 10.03.2021) regarding number of NGOs which have received foreign contribution during the last three years and total amount of contribution received are as under:-

 

Financial Year

No. of NGOs which Received Foreign Contribution

Total  Foreign Contribution

(in Rs. crore)

2017-18

23911

16956.83

2018-19

22181

16991.32

2019-20

4424*

1921.56*

 

* NGOs have been granted time till June 30, 2021 to file Annual Returns to disclose this data.

 

 

 The details are as given below:-

 

Financial Year

Number of NGOs which Received funding from other NGOs (Transferee)

Total Foreign Contribution transferred to other NGOs (in Rs. crore)

2017-18

7

2.33

2018-19

5261

1246.44

2019-20

517*

72.26*

 

* NGOs have been granted time till June 30, 2021 to file Annual Returns to disclose this data.

 

 

   Some reports are received from time to time that some NGOs were involved in activities which violated various provisions of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010.

 

This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Nityanand Rai in a written reply to question in the Rajya Sabha today.

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