A new approach is being introduced shortly to streamline the registration and reporting requirements for charities that conduct fundraising in Victoria.
Definitions and summaries of the different fundraiser roles.
Information on bookkeeping and financial records for fundraisers and charities, including completing annual returns. Also how to change or renew registration details for a fundraiser and when you have to notify us of these changes.
Explains the paperwork and procedure required to register as a fundraiser, including for urgent applications following a natural disaster. Also explains what happens after we receive your application and when you can start fundraising.
Links to the form you should submit to change registration details for a fundraiser. Includes the fax number and postal address for sending the form.
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.