Explains how to establish a patriotic fund, and what happens when Consumer Affairs Victoria approves or rejects an application
Explains when Victorian patriotic funds’ annual statements must be audited, and who can conduct the audit for income above certain thresholds.
Information about patriotic fund trustee responsibilities, administration and reporting
When and how to notify Consumer Affairs Victoria of changes to your patriotic fund, including its trustees, officers, bank accounts and trust deeds
Explains rules for donating or transferring patriotic funds to a charitable trust, local council or another patriotic fund, in Victoria or interstate.
Explains Consumer Affairs Victoria’s powers to investigate patriotic funds, including powers to require information, enter premises and audit records.
Information on Victorian funeral providers’ obligations on price lists, quotes and pre-paid funeral contracts. Covers complaint handling procedures.
Search the public register for a funeral provider in Victoria from postcodes 3500 to 3999.
Information for co-operatives on how to adapt to the Co-operatives National Law commencing 3 March 2014.
Information for owners corporation managers on handling complaints and resolving disputes. Includes steps that must be followed before lodging a complaint with Consumer Affairs Victoria or applying to VCAT.