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  1. Seeking external assistance

    Most grievances and disputes can be resolved using internal procedures. Occasionally, these processes fail and a dispute can only be resolved using a process outside the association, usually by the Courts or an external mediator. Professional dispute reso ...

  2. Important information for members and committees

    As a suggestion when working to resolve a complaint or dispute within an association (whether informally or using the dispute resolution process), committees and members should be mindful of the following: For members The committee should be given an oppo ...

  3. Financial reporting requirements

    Under the Act the financial reporting responsibilities of an incorporated association will depend on the tier that it falls into and is based on the annual revenue. The tiered reporting system is intended to minimise the reporting burden for small associa ...

  4. Information statements

    Associations are now required to submit an information statement to the Commissioner for Consumer Protection every year. This statement confirms for the Commissioner that: an association is still active and eligible to be incorporated; the address details ...

  5. Leaving the committee

    The committee is responsible for maintaining the documents and records of the association, but these are the property of the association.  The act requires any committee member who has possession of these documents when he or she ceases to be a committee ...

  6. Paying committee members

    Out of pocket expenses The Act allows a member to be reimbursed for any out of pocket expenses relating to the affairs of the association. It is normal to request that the member provide evidence of the payment such as a receipt before the refund is paid. ...

  7. Updating the rules

    Each association must update its rules to include the new Schedule 1 matters and ensure that the rules comply with the requirements of the new Act by 1 July 2019. During the three year transition period, the association’s committee has the power to make a ...

  8. Contents

    INTRODUCTION TO THE INC GUIDE Genesis Review of the Act AssociationsOnline Sources and referencing A note on copyright A final word TRANSITIONING TO THE ASSOCIATIONS INCORPORATION ACT 2015 What’s changed? How to transition to the new law INTRODUCTION TO I ...

  9. Sample Form- Notice of General Meeting to Alter the Rules

    Sample Notice of General Meeting to Alter the Rules A sample notice to use if an association is seeking to convene a general meeting to alter the rules of the association. Download the sample Notice of General Meeting to Alter the Rules ...

  10. Sample Form- Appointment of Proxy

    Sample Appointment of Proxy Sample Appointment of Proxy for a member wishing to appoint a fellow member as proxy for a meeting. Download the sample Appointment of Proxy ...

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