Rechartering Resources

All Packs, Troops, Crews, Ships, and Posts are required to recharter on-line. On-line rechartering is the best method to help ensure that the information you provide is accurate and current. On-line rechartering can be done from the convenience of your home or office. It’s secure and easy-to-use.

Online Recharter System

Online Rechartering Instructions

(Explorer Posts/Clubs click here)

Charter Renewal Fees:

$33/youth – National membership fee
(this fee does not benefit the council)

$33/adult – National membership fee
(this fee does not benefit the council)

$12/person – Boys’ Life magazine subscription
(this fee does not benefit the council)

$40/unit – Annual Charter Organization fee
(this fee does not benefit the council)

Important Dates & Deadlines:

Monday, October 1 – Charter Renewal emails will be sent to the Unit Leader and Committee Chair

Thursday, October 11 – First chance turn-in day

Thursday, November 8 – Second chance turn-in day

Saturday, December 8 – Last chance turn-in day

Please Note: All charters must be submitted at the November Roundtable. If for some reason you cannot submit your charter in November there will be a Council wide charter turn in day on Saturday December 8th. All charters must be submitted no later than December 8th. This is necessary to allow enough time for your charter to be processed prior to its expiration on December 31st.

Youth Protection

The Long Beach Area Council requires current Youth Protection Training (YPT) for all adults.

Click Here for YPT Information

Important Forms

Annual Unit Charter Agreement

Annual Memorandum of Understanding (Exploring Posts Only!)

New Youth Application!

New Adult Application!

Important Forms – Coming Soon…

Unit Charter Renewal Handbook

Recharter Letter

Step-by-Step Internet Rechartering

Journey to Excellence Forms

Cub Scouts

Boy Scouts

Venture Crews


If you have any questions – please email/call your Unit Commissioner or District Executive