Definitions of chartered

(of an accountant, surveyor etc) having qualified as a member of a professional organization by successfully finished the necessary training and exams

He graduated from university with a degree in French and Politics, following which he qualified as a chartered surveyor.

(of an aircraft or ship) having been hired

The lawyers were flown in for a meeting with clients in Bermuda by chartered plane.

registered with an authority and so officially licensed or otherwise allowed to work, operate or practice etc

BANK is a duly organized Kentucky state-chartered bank validly existing under the laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.