Starting a Community Organisation

With Justice Connect, Not-for-profit Law

Are you involved in setting up or running a community organisation and keen to understand the legal issues?

If you’re involved in setting up a new community organisation or need to refresh your knowledge on the legal basics, this introductory session is for you.

It will provide you with an overview of the key legal requirements and will cover:

  • the incorporation decision
  • the best legal structure for your organisation
  • the importance of your organisation’s legal purpose and governing documents
  • the legal duties of committee or board members
  • the basics of charity status and tax concessions for not-for-profits

Suitable for people involved in not-for-profit community organisations of all sizes and legal structures, including unincorporated groups.

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Emma Hutchinson, Arts Officer
Phone: 9384 9239

Further information

Making it in Moreland full program details.

This is a free event but Bookings are essential.

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