Registration of Non-Profit Making Association


Application for Association Certificate - Certificate of the Leadership Structure of Established Association
Service Information:
Service Provider:

Identification Services Bureau

Other Entity / Agency: 
Application Location:

Avenida da Praia Grande, No. 804, Edificia China plaza, 1 andar, Macau

Office Hours:

Monday to Friday , 09:00 - 18:00
Closed on Saturday, Sunday and legal holidays

Introduction (Service Coverage):Proof of  Existence of Established Association in DSIEnquiry Methods:

Hotline: (853)2837-0777,  (853)2837-0888
Fax: (853)2837-4300
E-mail :
Mail: Macau P.O. Box 1089


Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Requirement
Relevant Service (Relevant Information): 
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:


  1. Member of the leadership structure of the association
  2. Representative authorized by the president or director of the association


Application Approach:Application can be made at DSI in person or by an authorized representative
Required Document:


  1. A completed application form (affixed with the stamp of the association);
  2. A photocopy of the applicant’s valid identity document;
  3. A power of attorney is required if the applicant is not a member of the leadership structure;
  4. General assembly minutes of the election of members of leadership structure (Original / authenticated copy for verification purpose)*;
  5. A photocopy of valid identity documents of every member* of the leadership structure.  
*The aforesaid minutes or photocopy of valid identity documents are exempted when lodging the application if they have been submitted to DSI before. 


Supplementary Document: 
Document must be presented: 
Other Helpful Document: 
Document Required Upon Approval: 
Charges (or Taxes):

MOP15.00, extra MOP5.00 for each additional page
(Note: Administrative Public Welfare Legal Person is exempt from the fees and charges) 

Payment Instructions: 
Time Needed:

12 working days.
(Note: counting from the following working day upon the receipt of completed application form and all necessary documents.)

Quality Criteria:

Certificate Content:
Registration number, name of association, the first publication date in the Official Gazette, date of general assembly and the leadership structure.

Legislations Website:

Estabelece o regime geral do direito de associação

Lei n. 2/99/M【B.O.(I), 09/08/1999】
Provider: DSI
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