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Advice on accessing the registration application form

If you have been called forward by the Commission to apply for charity reqistration, you will have received an email with a password. Your user name will be the email address included on the Expression of Intent form you submitted to the Commission. If your email or contact details have changed you should contact the Commission via email to

At this stage you are not a registered charity and should not click either the Online services for charities or Log in or get a password to Online services links (see cross out text in red on slide one below) as this is for registered charities only. Instead you should click on the orange Register your charity box on the left side of the website (see slide two below). Once you have done this, please click the green Apply to register as a charity button, as indicated on slide three. 

In order to access the application, enter your user name (the email address included on the Expression of intent form) and the password issued to you (see slide four). It is recommended that you copy and paste the password onto the system in order to ensure it is entered accurately. If you have forgotten you password select the Forgotton your password? option and (slide five) enter email address included on the Expression of intent form. 

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