Not-for-profit Law
Legal help for community organisations

Starting a Not-for-profit Organisation

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Make 2021 the year! Thinking of setting up a not-for-profit organisation but not sure where to start? Let us help! 

Not-for-profit organisations provide vital support to the community and their role is increasingly important in these challenging times. If you’re considering starting an organisation it’s important you understand the legal basics. This FREE introductory webinar will cover how to set up and register your organisation, which legal structure is best for you and whether you should incorporate. 

We’ll cover: 

  • What it means to be a not-for-profit community organisation 
  • Key steps when starting out 
  • The incorporation decision, including pros and cons 
  • Legal structures 
  • Basics of charity status and tax concessions   
  • Additional resources to help with the process

You’ll also get:

  • A copy of webinar recording (available for 30 days)
  • Information on further resources and support

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Here's what past participants said about our webinars

“Very practical guidance and lots of access to resources and links etc to help in the future!”

“Webinars make it a lot more convenient and I would definitely recommend others to attend your webinars.”

“Really clear, concise and accessible information. Thank you!”

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Last Updated: 06 November 2020