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Governing a Not-for-profit Organisation

About this training session

Join the upcoming session where a lawyer from Justice Connect will unpack the A-Z of governance and make sure you are fully aware of your legal obligation as a board or committee member. Whether you’re a new board/committee member or you’ve been doing it for a while, there is always more to learn about your legal responsibilities.

You'll learn about:

  • Legal roles of committee/board members as decision makers
  • Differences between governance and management
  • Legal structure and status of your organisation
  • Importance of rules and legal purpose or objects
  • Four key legal duties of committee/board members
  • Potential liabilities, protecting yourself and your organisation
  • Other relevant laws and additional resources

Who runs the session?

Your training will be run by one of our experienced lawyers, who all specialise in charity and not-for-profit law. Our lawyers run interactive sessions, in plain language – with no legal jargon. 


24 November, 11am - 2.30pm


This session will be run in person at Churchill Neighbourhood Centre, Gippsland. We’ll send you all the details when you register.

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