A table to compare the different types of legal structures and their characteristics.
A list of all the contents in the Community Resource Kit divided into topics.
A quick tour of the site - all about resources, how to search, and the benefits of registering.
About the stages of an organisation's lifecycle, development and typical characteristics.
A charitable trust is one of the main legal structures that community groups may consider as a way to operate.
Find out how to run efficient and productive meetings.
The following steps outline the process for setting up a registered charitable trust.
An introduction to financial management and other financial management resources in the Community Resource Kit
Governance is about how an organisation is run.
Information about companies, cooperative companies, industrial and provident societies and Māori land trusts.
Information about Charities Services and registering as a charity.
An introduction to New Zealand's diverse community and voluntary sector, including community, hapū, and iwi groups.
Information about the dissolution and winding-up of a charitable organisation.
Information about incorporated societies, the key features and rules, and the changes with the updated Incorporated Societies Act 2022.
Information about unincorporated groups - the key features, rules and processes, advantages and limitations.
A quick introduction to fundraising.
An introduction to communications and the communication resources in the Community Resource Kit.
An outline of the process of setting-up an incorporated society.
An introduction to organisational structures and the resources in the Community Resource Kit.
Information about umbrella groups and the advantages and disadvantages of this type of organisational structure.