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The maximum term of an authority to fundraise is 5 years. You can apply to renew your authority before it expires, or up to 3 months after the expiry date.


All holders of an authority to fundraise.

What you need

  • details of the:  
    • authority holder
    • primary contact
    • auditor
    • fundraising appeal
  • your charitable fundraising authority number (CFN) which must match the number registered on the portal.

How to renew

  1. Select the 'Renew online' button.
  2. Log in, or create your MyServiceNSW Account.
  3. Follow the prompts to renew the charitable fundraising authority.

If you're unable to renew online:

  1. Download Charitable fundraising authority – renewal – PDF.
  2. Complete the form.
  3. Sign the declaration.
  4. Attach your supporting documentation.
  5. Email your information to the details on the form.


To renew a charitable fundraising authority with NSW Fair Trading, you'll need to create or log in with a MyServiceNSW Account.

By logging in you consent to sharing your name and email address in your MyServiceNSW Account with NSW Fair Trading, a division of the Department of Customer Service.

The NSW Fair Trading privacy statement explains how your personal information will be handled once it is shared by Service NSW.

Last updated: 8 December 2022
Your MyServiceNSW Account name and email will be shared with Fair Trading.