Hundreds of communities want to go to PCU – Ministry of culture

Сотни общин хотят перейти в ПЦУ - Минкульт

Several hundred communities have submitted or intend to submit an appeal for re-registration

After two or three weeks the planned launch of a “single window” is a simplified re-registration procedure.

About 200 religious communities sent a request for re-registration in connection with the transition of the UOC-MP in ptsu. This was during a briefing on Friday, 1 February, said the Director of the Department for religions and nationalities of Ministry of culture Andriy yurash, UKRINFORM reported.

He noted that in addition to the 200 applications received even a few hundred cases are under preparation.

“According to the regional state administrations, the same or two or three times more religious communities are already preparing, in one form or another, already trying to organize this transition. We see that hundreds of religious communities, so you need as quickly as possible to create opportunities for realization of their constitutional rights,” he said.

In this regard, according to URSA, in the near future will earn the mechanism of “single window”, which will simplify the procedure of registering religious organizations.

“The Ministry of justice is currently developing several simplified scheme for the grant of rights to the state Registrar of regional state administrations that deal with the question of religion. So I think it’s two or three weeks maximum, to start to operate this system,” said yurash.

Recall, before it enacted a law that religious communities, which defines the procedure to move the community to another Church.

News from the Telegram. Subscribe to our channel

The Autocephalous Church in Ukraine

Putin declared the right to intervene in the situation with the churches in Ukraine

The UOC-MP has commented on the registration of new churches in Ukraine

The Ministry of culture threatened their own to change the name of the UOC-MP

The Ministry of justice registered the new Church of Ukraine

Entered into force the law on religious communities