Key definitions

19Meaning of “community-controlled body”

In this Part, a “community-controlled body” means a body (whether corporate or unincorporated) having a written constitution that includes the following—

(a)a definition of the community to which the body relates,

(b)provision that the majority of the members of the body is to consist of members of that community,

(c)provision that the members of the body who consist of members of that community have control of the body,

(d)provision that membership of the body is open to any member of that community,

(e)a statement of the body’s aims and purposes, including the promotion of a benefit for that community, and

(f)provision that any surplus funds or assets of the body are to be applied for the benefit of that community.