Associations fees, forms and online transactions

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Please use the AssociationsOnline portal for all forms and transactions. If you have difficulties, you can use the downloadable forms listed below. 

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You can manage your association online including updating details and completing forms.

All fees waived until March 2021

On 31 March 2020 the State Government announced a $1 billion COVID-19 health and economic relief package. The package included waiving fees for a 12 month period for incorporated associations and clubs.

No fees will be payable on any applications submitted to Consumer Protection form 1 April 2020 to March 2021. A refund will be provided for fees that have been paid since 1 April 2020.

Lodging applications

The application can be made through the AssociationsOnline portal. You can access it by logging in at

Alternatively, the completed forms can be mailed to Locked Bag 100, EAST PERTH WA 6892. 

For customer enquiries or questions about our forms, Associations staff can be contacted by telephoning the Associations Information Line on 1300 304 064 (or 08 6552 9300).

Fees and forms

The fees listed below were correct as at 1 July 2019. Fees are subject to annual review and may change without notice.



Fees (All amounts are GST exempt)

Forming an incorporated association

Application for incorporation of an association 

$198.00 (own rules)

$160.00 (model rules)

Additional fee of $70.50
payable if “other” category is selected

Running an association

Notice of special resolution to change rules 

$41.50 (rules)

$55.00 (rules, name or objects/surplus property)

$69.00  (rules, name and objects/surplus property)

Additional fee of $49.50 
payable if lodged more than one month after meeting

Application requesting further time to hold the Annual General Meeting (AGM) waived
Notification of associations address Nil
Application for approval to be appointed to the committee $44.00


Information Statement Nil

Financial reporting

Application for declaration of an association's financial tier $47.50
Notification of resignation of auditor or reviewer Nil
Notice of resolution to remove auditor or reviewer Nil
Application for approval of an auditor or reviewer $42.00
Application to exempt requirement to provide auditor or reviewer’s representation $52.20

Changing status

Application to amalgamate incorporated associations


Additional fee of $70.50 
payable if “other” category is selected

Application for approval to register or incorporate under another law $165.00

Closing down

Application for voluntary cancellation of incorporation

(no surplus property)

(surplus property)

Report a defunct association Nil

Association documents

Request to purchase documents:

  • Extract
  • Rules (own rules only)
  • Duplicate certificate of incorporation
  • Any other document lodged


  • $21.00
  • $44.00
  • $22.00
  • $11.00
Request to purchase replacement certificate $27.50

Other forms

Certificate and statement of a management committee member (required for changing rules or cancellation) N/A


Model Rules

Model rules 

Complaints about an incorporated association

Complaint Form: Incorporated Associations

Newsletters and other resources

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