Approved Charitable Organisations

Approved charitable organisations are those bodies, associations and public institutions approved by the MIRA for the purpose of Section 10(e) and 15(a)(3) of the Business Profit Tax Act. In computing the taxable profits, taxpayers may deduct the donations made to such organisations if that organisation was approved on or before the date of filing their BPT Return for that year.

Once approved by the MIRA, these organisations are exempted from the business profit tax.

Charitable organisations approved by the MIRA are:

  1. Government agencies and State institutions

  2. Public hospitals

  3. Public schools

  4. Island Councils

  5. The following organisations:

Association Name Registration No Valid From Valid To
1 - Public Interest Law Centre RGS/NGO/2019/09 23 Jun 19 30 Jun 20
2 - Junior Chamber International Addu (Maldives) MIRA103/2019/07 29 Apr 19 30 Jun 20
3 - Naifaru Juvenile MIRA103/2019/08 29 Apr 19 30 Jun 20
4 - SME and Entrepreneurs Federation of Maldives (SEFM) RGS/NGO/2019/06 24 Mar 19 30 Jun 20
5 - Club Mugoo Sports MIRA103/2019/04 04 Mar 19 30 Jun 20
6 - Association of Lady Entrepreneurs MIRA103/2019/05 04 Mar 19 30 Jun 20
7 - Maldivian Network for Empowering Women MIRA103/2019/03 14 Feb 19 30 Jun 20
8 - LFC Supporters Club of Maldives MIRA103/2019/02 05 Feb 19 30 Jun 20
9 - Falcon Youth & Recreation MIRA103/2019/01 06 Jan 19 30 Jun 20
10 - Maldives Association of Human Resource Professionals MIRA103/2018/15 09 Aug 18 30 Jun 19
11 - F.Atoll Hospital Recreation Club MIRA103/2018/14 09 Aug 18 30 Jun 19
12 - Small Island Geographic Society MIRA103/2018/12 04 Jul 18 30 Jun 19
13 - Live and Learn Environmental Education MIRA103/2012/25 20 Jun 18 30 Jun 19
14 - Society For Kulhudhuffushi Youth MIRA103/2018/04 19 Jun 18 30 Jun 19
15 - International Center for Environment, Development and Operational Research (ENDEVOR)- Maldives MIRA103/2018/06 07 Jun 18 30 Jun 19
16 - Decagan Sports MIRA103/2018/10 04 Jun 18 30 Jun 19
17 - Silica Foundation MIRA103/2018/09 04 Jun 18 30 Jun 19
18 - Mental Health Awareness Foundation MIRA103/2018/05 04 Apr 18 30 Jun 19
19 - Noorulislam MIRA103/2018/07 15 Mar 18 30 Jun 19
20 - Hulhudhuffaaru Zuvaanunge Rooh MIRA103/2018/03 13 Feb 18 30 Jun 20
21 - Family Legal Clinic MIRA103/2018/02 12 Feb 18 30 Jun 19
22 - CS Sports MIRA103/2018/01 14 Jan 18 30 Jun 19
23 - Bicycle Association of Maldives RGS/NGO/2017/46 04 Dec 17 30 Jun 19
24 - Maldives Surfing Association RGS/NGO/2017/47 04 Dec 17 30 Jun 18
25 - Maldives Computer Society MIRA103/2017/26 21 Nov 17 30 Jun 19
26 - Baa.Atoll Dharavandhoo Humanity Association MIRA103/2017/27 21 Nov 17 30 Jun 18
27 - The Okao Sports Club MIRA103/2017/28 21 Nov 17 30 Jun 18
28 - Jamiyyathul Islam MIRA103/2017/24 12 Oct 17 30 Jun 20
29 - Zigzag for Youth Linkage MIRA103/2017/23 10 Oct 17 30 Jun 18
30 - Feeali Development Society RGS/NGO/2017/37 17 Sep 17 30 Jun 18
31 - Maldivian Thalassaemia Society RGS/NGO/2017/36 17 Sep 17 30 Jun 18
32 - Association for Social Awareness RGS/NGO/2017/38 13 Sep 17 30 Jun 19
33 - Zurash Foundation MIRA103/2017/18 17 Aug 17 30 Jun 20
34 - Hulhudhoo Live Foundation MIRA103/2017/19 17 Aug 17 30 Jun 19
35 - Mohamed Umar Maniku Foundation MIRA103/2017/16 12 Jul 17 30 Jun 18
36 - Maldives Society of Critical Care and Emergency Medicine MIRA103/2017/14 02 Jul 17 30 Jun 18
37 - Women and Democracy MIRA103/2017/12 29 May 17 30 Jun 18
38 - Maishan Sports and Recreation MIRA103/2017/13 29 May 17 30 Jun 19
39 - Maldivian Blood Donors MIRA103/2017/09 30 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
40 - Male' Sports Club MIRA103/2017/10 30 Mar 17 30 Jun 19
41 - Netball Association of Maldives MIRA103/2017/11 30 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
42 - Kelaa Youth Forum MIRA103/2013/02 23 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
43 - Vitric MIRA103/2017/06 14 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
44 - Edu Support MIRA103/2017/07 01 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
45 - Junior Chamber International Kaafu MIRA103/2017/08 01 Mar 17 30 Jun 18
46 - Maldives Biodiversity Association MIRA103/2017/04 19 Feb 17 30 Jun 18
47 - Retirees Association of Maldives MIRA103/2017/05 19 Feb 17 30 Jun 19
48 - Peace Foundation MIRA103/2017/02 15 Feb 17 30 Jun 18
49 - Hira Foundation MIRA103/2016/21 22 Jan 17 30 Jun 19
50 - Association for Youth Development and Empowerment (AYDE) MIRA103/2016/19 19 Jan 17 30 Jun 18
51 - Al-Asr MIRA103/2016/20 19 Jan 17 30 Jun 18
52 - Hithaadhoo Youth Wing MIRA103/2016/16 19 Jan 17 30 Jun 18
53 - Regional Alliance For Fostering Youth (RAFY) MIRA103/2017/01 09 Jan 17 30 Jun 19
54 - The Beginners MIRA103/2016/18 07 Dec 16 30 Jun 18
55 - Maldives Peace Association MIRA103/2016/17 17 Oct 16 30 Jun 17
56 - Union Sports Club MIRA103/2016/15 03 Aug 16 30 Jun 17
57 - Evidence Based Practice Health Champions Maldives RGS/NGO/2016/21 02 Jul 16 30 Jun 19
58 - Kihaadhoo Development Society (Kids) MIRA103/2016/13 17 May 16 30 Jun 19
59 - Maalhos Awareness and Recreation Society MIRA103/2016/12 24 Apr 16 30 Jun 18
60 - Hope For Women MIRA103/2016/11 28 Mar 16 30 Jun 19
61 - Guardian Association MIRA103/2016/10 24 Mar 16 30 Jun 17
62 - Sports Club Tiba MIRA103/2016/09 24 Mar 16 30 Jun 19
63 - Foundation of Eydhafushi Youth Linkage (Feyli) MIRA103/2016/08 22 Mar 16 30 Jun 19
64 - Ekuveri Club MIRA103/2016/07 28 Feb 16 30 Jun 19
65 - Police Club MIRA103/2016/06 25 Feb 16 30 Jun 17
66 - South Thaufeeg Foundation MIRA103/2016/05 22 Feb 16 30 Jun 17
67 - Sadaqat Foundation MIRA103/2016/04 26 Jan 16 30 Jun 18
68 - Foundation For a Better Future MIRA103/2016/02 17 Jan 16 30 Jun 20
69 - Fuvahmulak Fannuverin MIRA103/2016/03 17 Jan 16 30 Jun 17
70 - Community Development Initiatives MIRA103/2016/01 03 Jan 16 30 Jun 17
71 - Riyaz Rasheed Foundation MIRA103/2015/16 28 Dec 15 30 Jun 17
72 - Zikra Foundation MIRA103/2015/15 28 Dec 15 30 Jun 17
73 - Maldives National Chamber of Commerce and Industry MIRA103/2015/14 13 Dec 15 30 Jun 17
74 - Parley Maldives MIRA103/2015/13 26 Nov 15 30 Jun 20
75 - Guraidhoo Endowment Movement (GEM) MIRA103/2015/04 13 May 15 30 Jun 17
76 - Women on Boards MIRA103/2015/06 05 May 15 30 Jun 19
77 - Kudahuvadhoo Reynis Ginthi MIRA103/2015/05 21 Apr 15 30 Jun 19
78 - Rotary Club of Male MIRA103/2014/24 26 Feb 15 30 Jun 17
79 - Maldives Chess Federation MIRA103/2015/03 26 Feb 15 30 Jun 17
80 - Maldivian Democracy Network MIRA103/2015/02 26 Feb 15 30 Jun 16
81 - Island Development & Environmental Awareness Society MIRA103/2014/20 25 Jan 15 30 Jun 19
82 - Gamu Development Society MIRA103/2014/19 13 Jan 15 30 Jun 17
83 - M.G.H Trust MIRA103/2014/21 22 Dec 14 30 Jun 16
84 - Bilehdhoo Youth Generation MIRA103/2013/17 16 Nov 14 30 Jun 17
85 - Faaf Magoodhoo Zuvaanunge Club MIRA103/2014/2 13 Nov 14 30 Jun 19
86 - Friendship Association of India-Maldives (FAIM) MIRA103/2014/17 28 Oct 14 30 Jun 16
87 - Universal Foundation MIRA103/2014/16 01 Oct 14 30 Jun 19
88 - United For My Meedhoo Youth Development MIRA103/2014/14 24 Sep 14 30 Jun 19
89 - Mahaldheeb Foundation MIRA103/2014/15 24 Sep 14 30 Jun 19
90 - Help Gaza Telethon MIRA103/2014/94 07 Aug 14 30 Jun 15
91 - Dhuvaafaru Islamic Movement MIRA103/2014/10 26 Jun 14 30 Jun 17
92 - Maldives Association of Physical Disables (MAPD) MIRA103/2014/4 26 Jun 14 30 Jun 17
93 - Hirilandhoo Educational and Social Society MIRA103/2014/8 16 Jun 14 30 Jun 16
94 - Maziya Sports and Recreation MIRA103/2014/6 26 May 14 30 Jun 15
95 - Rabeeul Quloob Foundation MIRA103/2014/7 26 May 14 30 Jun 19
96 - International Foundation for Electoral Systems MIRA103/2014/5 15 Apr 14 30 Jun 16
97 - Junior Chamber International Maldives MIRA103/2014/1 16 Jan 14 30 Jun 16
98 - Jamiyyathul Falaah MIRA103/2013/28 16 Dec 13 30 Jun 20
99 - Noorulislam MIRA103/2013/26 01 Dec 13 30 Jun 17
100 - Fenfushi Zuvaanunge Dhirun MIRA103/2013/27 01 Dec 13 30 Jun 15
101 - Swimming Association of Maldives MIRA103/2013/24 27 Oct 13 30 Jun 17
102 - S.Meedhoo Ekuveringe Cheynu MIRA103/2013/23 07 Oct 13 30 Jun 16
103 - International Pole and Line Foundation-IPNLF MIRA103/2013/19 07 Oct 13 30 Jun 15
104 - Maldives Fishermen's Association MIRA103/2013/22 22 Sep 13 30 Jun 19
105 - V.A.M FOUNDATION MIRA103/2013/20 03 Sep 13 30 Jun 20
106 - Coastline Foundation MIRA103/2013/18 20 Jun 13 30 Jun 20
107 - The Scout Association of Maldives MIRA103/2012/57 13 Jun 13 30 Jun 17
108 - Cancer Society of Maldives MIRA103/2013/15 14 May 13 30 Jun 20
109 - Al-Minhaaj MIRA103/2013/06 28 Apr 13 30 Jun 17
110 - Open Hand MIRA103/2013/08 28 Apr 13 30 Jun 15
111 - Hiyau MIRA103/2013/10 02 Apr 13 30 Jun 17
112 - Parents Association MIRA103/2013/09 27 Feb 13 30 Jun 15
113 - Maldives Law Institute MIRA103/2013/05 27 Feb 13 30 Jun 18
114 - Beautiful Eyes Down Syndrome Association MIRA103/2013/07 27 Feb 13 30 Jun 17
115 - Kelaa Youth Forum MIRA103/2013/02 21 Feb 13 30 Jun 19
116 - Maldives Association for Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) MIRA103/2013/04 21 Feb 13 30 Jun 18
117 - Helping Hands of Maldives MIRA103/2013/01 14 Jan 13 30 Jun 15
118 - New radiant Sports Club MIRA103/2012/58 06 Jan 13 30 Jun 16
119 - Ehee Jamiyya MIRA103/2012/49 17 Dec 12 30 Jun 16
120 - Eco Youth MIRA103/2012/60 16 Dec 12 30 Jun 20
121 - Hira Foundation MIRA103/2012/56 22 Oct 12 30 Jun 16
122 - Islamic United Foundation for Asaas Vinavi and Iyaar MIRA103/2012/50 08 Oct 12 30 Jun 20
123 - Transparency Maldives MIRA103/2012/55 08 Oct 12 30 Jun 19
124 - Maldives Association of Construction Industry (MACI) MIRA103/2012/50 01 Oct 12 30 Jun 19
125 - Hemophilia Society of Maldives MIRA103/2012/48 13 Sep 12 30 Jun 17
126 - Fact Association Cooperative Team (FACT) MIRA103/2012/41 16 Jul 12 30 Jun 16
127 - Islamic Foundation of the Maldives MIRA103/2012/45 24 Jun 12 30 Jun 17
128 - Project Hope MIRA103/2012/39 09 May 12 30 Jun 20
129 - Tiny Hearts of Maldives MIRA103/2012/35 09 May 12 30 Jun 19
130 - Society For Health Education MIRA103/2012/31 07 May 12 30 Jun 19
131 - Blind & Visually Impaired Society of Maldives MIRA103/2012/40 07 May 12 30 Jun 16
132 - Care Society MIRA103/2012/07 07 May 12 30 Jun 19
133 - Football Association of Maldives MIRA103/2012/23 07 May 12 30 Jun 17
134 - Maldivian Red Crescent MIRA103/2012/15 07 May 12 30 Jun 19
135 - Muslimunge Gulhun MIRA103/2012/05 07 May 12 30 Jun 20
136 - Sun Siyam Care MIRA103/2012/12 07 May 12 30 Jun 19
137 - Villa Foundation MIRA103/2012/11 07 May 12 30 Jun 18
138 - Ecocare Maldives MIRA103/2012/28 06 May 12 30 Jun 19
139 - Villingili Youth and Sports Association (VYANSA) MIRA103/2012/27 24 Apr 12 30 Jun 16
140 - Maldives Autism Association MIRA103/2012/08 18 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
141 - Advocating the Rights of Children (ARC) MIRA103/2012/04 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
142 - Aged Care Maldives MIRA103/2012/13 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 20
143 - Alifulhu Thuthu Foundation MIRA103/2012/17 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 20
144 - Diabtetes Society of Maldives MIRA103/2012/19 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
145 - Islaamee Eheetherikamuge Gulhun MIRA103/2012/02 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
146 - Journey MIRA103/2012/20 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
147 - Maldives Girl Guide Association MIRA103/2012/01 05 Apr 12 30 Jun 19
148 - Cricket Board of Maldives (CBM) MIRA103/2012/22 27 Mar 12 30 Jun 19
149 - Jamiyyath Salaf MIRA103/2012/26 26 Mar 12 30 Jun 19

Charitable organisations that wish to be approved by the MIRA must submit a completed "Registration of Charitable Organizations" (MIRA 103) form. Once approved, these organizations can use the logo designated by MIRA in their materials such as letterheads, marketing materials, websites, emails etc to indicate that the organisation is approved by MIRA. These organisations are also required to submit an annual report and a statement of donations in relation to a calendar year in this format before 30 June of the following year.


Please refer to Tax Ruling TR-2014/B38 , Tax Ruling TR-2016/B52 and Tax Ruling TR-2016/B55 for further details