As per Section 20 of Societies act 1860 a society can be formed for the promotion of literature, science, or fine arts or the diffusion of useful knowledge or political education or for charitable purpose.
There is no restriction and provision to foreigners to be or not be member. So foreigner can be member or trust. But it is difficult to get FCRA registration if there is any foreigner member in society.
How many number of people required for the Society registration?
A society can be created by a minimum of 7 or more person.
Is Memorandum of Association is required for registration?
Yes, The Memorandum of Association along with rule & regulations of society is required for the society registration. This Moa must be signed by the all the member and also signed by the witnessed like Gazetted officer, Chartered Accountant ,Advocate along with their official stamping and completed address.
Drafting of Moa and Aoa
Signing of all documents
Prepartion of application
Submission of application