Incorporation of an Association - Northern Territory

Description

If you are a group of 5 people with a specified purpose, you may choose to register to become an incorporated association. It is a simple and inexpensive way to establish a legal entity and limit the liability of members.

The purpose of an incorporated association must be:

  • religious, educational, benevolent or charitable
  • to provide medical treatment or attention
  • to promote or encourage literature, science, art or a cultural activity
  • to provide recreation or amusement
  • to beautify or improve a community centre.

Incorporated associations must:

  • have a legal constitution or rules of operation that have been approved by members
  • appoint a public officer. A public officer is the association's legal representative
  • submit annual accounts or annual returns.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Duration

Indefinite - subject to compliance with reporting requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $80.00

Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Contact details

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Enquiries - Alice Springs

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Ground Floor, The Green Well Building
50 Bath Street
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Darwin

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah, Northern Territory 0828
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9800
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Fax: 08 8982 1725
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Katherine

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Shop 1, Randazzo Building
18 Katherine Terrace
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Toll Free: 1800 193 111
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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Enquiries - Tennant Creek

Territory Business Centre

Northern Territory
Operating address: Shop 2, Barkly House
Cnr Davidson and Paterson Streets
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, 0860
Mailing address: PO BOX 9800
Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0861
Email: territorybusinesscentre@nt.gov.au
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