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Supporting Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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    You can join SCVO as an individual supporter if you'd like to access SCVO benefits and information for personal use. If you'd like to join SCVO to support your work in paid employment, your organisation could apply to join us as an organisational member or supporter.

    Join as an individual supporter

    Joining for your organisation?

    To complete your application, you'll need to answer some questions about your organisation's constitution and current annual income accurately.

    You might find it helpful to have a copy of your constitution/governing document and annual accounts to hand before you start.

    To start your application please use the box below to add your organisation.

    Start typing your organisation's name or Scottish Charity Number into the following field to see if we can find your information. If we can't, don't worry, you can still continue and provide the information yourself.

            Tell us about your organisation!

            We couldn't find you in our records but that doesn't mean you can't join. We just need to collect some information from you.

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            Already a member

            It looks like your organisation is already an SCVO member or supporter (hello!). Check out your benefits here or drop our membership team an email at to have a chat.

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