Maharashtra Societies Welfare Association
Maharashtra Societies Welfare Association ( MSWA ) has been registered as Non-Profit Governing Organisation and as a charitable organisation and institution, certified by the Charity Commissioner Office, Mumbai.
Our Association has been formed mainly to assist the Co-operative Societies and its Office Bearers of the societies, to smoothly run the day-to-day affairs of the society under the provision of Act, Rule and Bye-law. We have our in-house monthly publication MSWA’S Housing Societies Review dealing with all kinds of society related matters.
The present circulation of our magazine is 30,000 copies per month. This magazine is distributed to all parts of Mumbai and Thane on the 10th of every month. We have been receiving excellent feedback and response to our magazine. We have a very elite panel of writers who have been contributing regularly to help us to educate the members regarding their Rights, Duties and responsibilities.
We have the distinction of organizing the first two Housing Society Expo organized in Mumbai. The events were a grand success attended by more than 50,000 society members. Eminent speakers and experts addressed the gathering, as also many other renowned practicing and retired advocates, Architects, Structural Engineers, Chartered Accountants etc participated in the event.
All concerned government department officials connected to the cooperative sector and retired government officials were also present. MSWA organizes educational Seminars, Meetings, Road Shows etc. on various Housing Societies related topics like Conveyance, Re-Development, Stamp Duty Amnesty Schemes etc for the benefit of the office bearers and the members living in cooperative housing societies.
Our association has been conducting educational seminars every month wherein we highlight various important issues related to society matters.
MSWA New Activity
Recently, MSWA has undertaken the activity of providing “Society Manager” to look after the day to day working of the Housing Society and will be responsible for maintenance of statutory Books of Account, Writing of Minute Books, correspondence, attending to notices and meeting deadlines under various laws applicable to housing Societies carrying out liaisoning between statutory auditors etc.
We provide knowledgeable, experienced professional who are empanelled experts affiliated to our association.
Conduct weekly Seminar /work shop on different topic affecting Housing Societies Publication MSWAS housing Societies Review. Dealing with all kind of society related matters. Regular Classes for Housing Society Managers, Govt. Diploma in Co-operation and Accountancy Course at Different places. Publication of books on topics like Registration of Societies, Stamp Duty , Registration, Conveyance, Redevelopment, Leave and License, Indemnity Bond, Transfer of Flats, Nomination and Will etc.
Regular Articles in number of news papers on latest subjects. Representation before the Government, Registrar and other authorities regarding the common problems faced by the member society and get the same resolved. Visit the Member society on request and guide the office bearers and its members.
Act as an arbitrator for resolving the disputes in the society between the committee and the members.
Regular Camps like Housing Darbar for dispute redressals, Adoption of Bye-laws camp, Stamp Duty Amnesty Scheme camp, one to one Guidance camp on various society issues at different places. Succeeded in introduction of deemed Conveyance, reduction in stamp duty and also introduction of stamp Duty Amnesty Scheme, OC amnesty Scheme etc..