List of documents required for GST Registration for Society


List of Essential Documents required for GST Registration of Society

To register a Society for Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India, you need to provide certain documents and information. Here is a list of documents generally required for GST registration for a society:

  1. PAN Card: Permanent Account Number (PAN) card of the society.
  2. Bye-laws: A copy of the society’s bye-laws, which outline the internal governance and functioning of the society.
  3. Registration Certificate: Certificate of registration of the society under the respective state’s Societies Registration Act or any other relevant act.
  4. Identity Proof: Identity proof of the authorized signatory, such as Aadhaar card, passport, voter ID, or driving license.
  5. Address Proof: Address proof of the society, such as rent agreement, utility bills (electricity bill, water bill, etc.), or property ownership documents.
  6. Photographs: Passport-sized photographs of the authorized signatory.
  7. Bank Account Proof: Copy of the first page of the society’s bank passbook or a canceled cheque.
  8. Authorized Signatory Details: Details of the authorized signatory, such as name, address, and identity proof.
  9. Letter of Authorization: A letter of authorization, signed by the governing body or managing committee of the society, stating the name of the authorized signatory for GST-related matters.
  10. Digital Signature Certificate (DSC): In some cases, a DSC may be required for online submission of the application. However, this requirement may vary depending on the state or jurisdiction.
  11. Email ID and Mobile Number: A valid email address and mobile number of the society and authorized signatory for receiving OTPs and communication.

It is important to note that additional documents or information may be required depending on the specific requirements of your state or jurisdiction. It is recommended to consult the official GST portal or seek professional advice to ensure you have all the necessary documents and information for the GST registration process.

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