A Commonwealth Tax Deductibility Scheme for Environmental Organisations
Guidelines & application form
Please contact the REO team for information regarding the guidelines at REOMail@environment.gov.au as the department makes some minor updates.
The application form must be completed by organisations seeking entry to the Register of Environmental Organisations and endorsement as a deductible gift recipient. The form must be submitted to the Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (the Department).
The information on the form is used by the Department to assess your eligibility for inclusion on the Register.
The application form is cross-referenced to the Guidelines for your convenience. Sections 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the Guidelines provide clarification to the requirements listed on the application.
The application form also acts as a checklist for all mandatory items that must be included with the application when submitted to the Department.
- Download the REO Application Guidelines (PDF - 139KB)
- Download the REO Application Form (PDF - 76KB)
A nomination form is required to be submitted to the Department for assessment for all proposed members. The Department is responsible for assessing proposed members for 'responsible person' status.