Adapting to the new laws

Explains how Victorian incorporated associations can adapt to new laws commencing 26 November 2012.

What is an incorporated association?

Knowing what an incorporated association is will help you decide if it is the best option for your club, community group or organisation.

Update details

Explains how incorporated associations can advise Consumer Affairs Victoria of changes to their address, rules, secretary’s details and more.

Cancel, wind up or amalgamate

Information on how to cancel, wind up or amalgamate/merge an incorporated association.


Our videos explain the main changes of the new incorporated associations laws.

Search for an incorporated association

Search for a registered incorporated association in Victoria using the public register.


Your incorporated association could face a fine if it does not meet its legal duties.

Fees and forms

A list of the Consumer Affairs Victoria forms incorporated associations need to complete to conduct their activities; includes information on fees and how to get copies of documents.