Reform of Charitable Fundraising Laws

In February 2023, the Commonwealth, State and Territory treasurers all agreed to a set of nationally consistent fundraising principles. This is a significant step forward in fundraising rules which have been historically State based and inconsistent, causing charities headaches in complying with multiple requirements. The new principles will require States and Territories to revise their […]

Director Identification Numbers are now required – 14 December 2022 Deadline

Directors are required to apply for a director identification number (director ID) by 14 December 2022 (extension given from 30 November 2022). The purpose of this director ID is to help regulators trace directors’ relationships with companies over time and reduce unlawful activity. Directors will keep their director ID even if they stop being a […]