The Constitution

Who we are and what we stand for

The constitution of the Australia Chinese Medical Association Incorporated governs our activities as an organisation.  This document covers:

  1. Name
  2. Registered Office
  3. Objects
  4. Ordinary Membership
  5. Nomination for Ordinary Membership
  6. Cessation of Ordinary Membership
  7. Re-eligibility
  8. Other Categories of Membership
  9. Membership Entitlements Not Transferable
  10. Resignation of Membership
  11. Register of Members
  12. Fees
  13. Indemnity of Management Committee Members
  14. Liability of Members
  15. Disciplining of Members
  16. Right of Appeal of Disciplined Member
  17. Management
  18. Office-Bearers
  19. Proceedings of the Management Committee
  20. Casual Vacancies
  21. Annual General Meeting
  22. Special General Meeting
  23. Financial Year
  24. Quorum
  25. Proceedings at General Meetings
  26. Notice of Meetings
  27. Funds
  28. Authorisation of Payments
  29. Audit
  30. Minutes
  31. Amendment of the Constitution
  32. New Members to be Given Constitution
  33. Winding up of the Association
  34. Prohibition Against Distribution to Members
  35. Common Seal
  36. By-Laws
  37. Political Neutrality
  38. Saving Clause
  39. Standing Orders

A copy of the constitution can be downloaded here.