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4. Key points
- An association can only change its name or the rules of association at a general meeting by means of a special resolution.
- Notice of each special resolution to be considered at the meeting must be provided to members in accordance with the existing rules.
- The special resolution(s) must be passed by a majority of 75% of members voting and be lodged with Commerce within one month after being passed.
- The Commissioner must approve all changes that are made to the rules of an association that result in a change in its name or objects or purposes.