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    QLD Requirements for Not for Profit Fundraising Transparency?

    Does anybody know the reporting/transparency requirements for Not For Profit fundraising? Specifically - a Queensland-based sporting club is raising money to send a specific team to an event in 2020. If they hold fundraisers that are promoted specifically for this purpose, do the club and...
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    VIC Changing to Constitution of NFP Incorporated Associations?

    Hello folks, I wonder if anyone with experience in Incorporated Associations could clarify for me who we would write to in order to lift an “executive order” in the context of the checklist item below (from the JusticeConnect NFP Checklist: Meeting new rules requirements for incorporated...
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    VIC Who Should be a Representative of Incorporated Associations?

    Hi, I would love to have any help regarding the following situation: A foreign incorporated association would like to extend its activities in Melbourne. From a legal standpoint, is it possible for me to be their representative while being the member of an un-corporated association, or should...
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    QLD Previous Secretary of Incorporated Associations Giving Information - Illegal?

    Hi, Is it at all illegal under for a past Secretary or Treasurer of a community-based incorporated association, to disclose to an outsider, via email, copies of past financial statements, without first asking for authorisation from the present Management committee?
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    QLD Not for Profit Incorporated Associations - Voting Rights of Life Members?

    Can a life member who pays the dues also be an ordinary member? Under our constitution life members do not have voting rights while ordinary financial members do. The organisation is a NFP (Not for Profit) incorporated association. Further, if this member does not have voting rights, does this...
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    VIC Unincorporated Organisation Making A Loan?

    I would love advice regarding the following situation: a kindergarten was asked to relinquish its incorporated status some years ago to join a cluster management group (who are also unincorporated and overseen by a Board on behalf of incorporated associations). Four years ago the cluster...
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    VIC Free Mediation Service in Victoria?

    Is there a free mediation service available in Victoria? I am having a dispute with a Club which is an Incorporated Association. I have contacted the Dispute Settlement Centre who are unable to assist.
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    NSW Incorporated Association Quorum Issue

    Hi, Hoping to get some ideas on what to do when we have casual vacancies on our committee (incorporated associations) but as a result don't have a quorum to hold a meeting to fill the positions. The only members we have are the committee, so we're very limited with such a small pool of members...
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    NSW Incorporated Associations - Mediation at Community Justice Centres?

    When a person raises a dispute with an incorporated associations and seeks mediation with a CJC, is that mediation compulsory because mediation is with an incorporated association rather than with an individual?
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    Are Agendas Mandatory for Incorporated Associations?

    As a Not for Profit Incorporated Association for 23 years, we have always had an Agenda for our committee meetings. Since our last AGM and new committee, they are not having and Agenda. Is not having an Agenda illegal or is it Protocol or tradition for incorporated associations? Thank you.