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About industrial and provident societies
Industrial and provident societies provide benefits for their members and operate under registered rules.
Industrial and provident societies are registered under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1908.
Each society must register an annual return and some may need to file financial statements.
Keeping your details up to date
You must notify us if you change your rules, registered office address, name or amalgamate with another society.
Closing a society
An industrial and provident society may have its registration cancelled, or it can be dissolved or put into liquidation.