Legal forms of philanthropic organizations included in the law: Association, foundation, union of legal entities
Five main social issues addressed by these organizations: Youth and family, housing and economic development, environment, human rights, refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).
Average time established by law to register a philanthropic organization: 31-60 days
By law, the deadlines are within 31-60 days, but in practice it is very difficult to register an NGO
Average cost for registering a philanthropic organization: US$7
The state duty for registering a public association is around US$7. To register foundations, however, a minimum capital of 10,000 AZN (US$6,060) is needed by law.
Government levels primarily regulating the incorporation of philanthropic organizations: Central/federal government, Ministry of Justice and its regional officesView the full Azerbaijan country report