What you need to know about running your AGM

The pandemic has changed the way not-for-profits are run, and AGMs might never be the same again. Even in states and territories currently unaffected by lockdowns, organisations need to be ready to switch tack quickly if increased restrictions hit. We’ve got the answers to your frequently asked AGM questions:

  • How does an online AGM stack up, legally?
  • What happens if we postpone the AGM until we can meet in person?
  • How do you vote in an electronic meeting?

To view the Institute of Community Directors article in full, click here

A legal firm, Gilbert + Tobin, have developed a free and interactive app to assist charities and not-for-profit organisations understand the requirements for holding AGMs, including in circumstances where the conduct of an AGM is affected by restrictions imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

To download the app, click here

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