Charter Renewal is the process of renewing the charter agreement between the BSA and your charter organization and renewing the registration of youth and adult members.
The Boy Scouts of America offers an online charter renewal process for units. Listed below you will find some links to several resources to assist with a smooth and improved charter recharter renewal process. All units currently registered with the BSA need to complete this process on a yearly basis.
If your unit requires a New Charter Organization to replace your current one please follow this step by step guide
.MAKE SURE YOU REPLACE YOUR CHARTER ORGANIZATION BEFORE STARTING THE RECHARTER PROCESS
To complete your unit's recharter please follow this link
, search for your unit, click on the "recharter" button on the very bottom of the left side gray column, and follow the instructions.
If you have further questions please follow this link
In order to complete the unit's recharter, All registered volunteers in contact with the youth must comply the NEW California law, AB 506
. This includes the required training, the required live scan for fingerprints and the completed disclosure form. For details, review the announcement "Important information regarding California AB-506: Mandatory Training and Background Checks" above.