for a voluntary organisation can be tedious
Office of Fair trading have two separate sets of regulations
Minutes and AGM details
ABN and Web sites
Many clubs have an ABN number as a result of registration withthe Office of Fair Trading. You can discover the ABN number by searching the Internet.
Get ready for July 2024 changes
You should understand how they’ll affect your association and what you need to do now to get ready.
disclose remuneration paid and any benefits given to committee members, senior staff and their relatives at their Annual General Meeting
follow the grievance procedure in the model rules to resolve disputes or include a compliant grievance procedure in their own rules.
What do you need to do now?
If you wish to create a grievance procedure for use from 1 July 2024, you should submit your amended constitution to the Office of Fair Trading by 30 April 2024 to allow sufficient time for us to review and register it.
Find out how to create a compliant grievance procedure and change your association’s constitution.
You won’t need to make any changes to your constitution if you:
already have a compliant grievance procedure in your constitution
wish to follow the model rules’ grievance procedure – it will automatically apply.