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

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