Record keeping and Consumer Protection

Annual information statements

The annual information statement is required to be lodged within 6 months after the end of the association’s financial year and includes:

  • confirmation of the association’s address
  • confirmation has at least 6 voting members
  • the date of the most recent Annual General Meeting; and
  • the revenue for the most recent financial year.

The annual information statement can be submitted using AssociationsOnline.

Updating the association’s address

There is no requirement to notify Consumer Protection of changes to office bearers.

It is important to ensure the association’s contact address remains up to date and correct.  The Commissioner must be notified of any changes to an address within 28 days.

The new address can be easily registered through AssociationsOnline and there is no fee for this service.