Bayside Women in Business Inc. (BWIB) is an incorporated association (IA57441) under the Associations Incorporation Act 1981 Section 15, being incorporated on 19th December 2017.
BWIB operates as a not-for-profit group, and the objects for which BWIB was incorporated, are set out in the values of the organisation. These may not be amended unless there is 75% majority of members entitled to vote, voting in favour.
BWIB has adopted the “model rules” of the Office of Fair Trading, available at www.qld.gov.au/fairtrading, with the following details:-
- The objects of the incorporated association are also the values of the organisation;
- The financial year of the incorporated association commences 1st July each year;
- The three classes of membership offered are shown in the Association Rules below and the current fees that apply are:
Ordinary member AU$100
Life Member (requires ordinary membership)
- The ABN of BWIB is 00 000 000 000 and we are not registered for GST.
Public Liability Insurance:
Bayside Women in Business Inc. (‘BWIB”) holds public liability insurance to the value of $10,000,000.
Management Committee Members:
Bayside Women in Business Inc. (‘BWIB”) management committee consists of 7 people holding the roles of President, Treasurer and Secretariat, which are notified to the Office of Fair Trading, together with additional elected positions of Vice President, Events Manager, Website Manager, Social Media Manager.
Annual General Meeting:
The Management Committee must be elected at a general meeting (usually the Annual General Meeting) and in accordance with the association rules. The Annual General Meeting is held in the first week of December each year.
The Bayside Women in Business is managed in accordance with the following policies, procedures and rules: