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Where you can search for and maintain companies incorporated or registered in New Zealand
Where you can search for or register financial products and managed investment schemes offered under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013
Where you can search for or register individuals, businesses and organisations that offer financial services in New Zealand
Where you can search for and register security interests in personal property
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Find out about incorporated societies and the Incorporated Societies Register, and what's needed to register and maintain an incorporated society in New Zealand.
Find out how to search our registers for information about incorporated societies, and other business entities
To incorporate a society in New Zealand you must submit an application, along with the required documents, and pay a registration fee.
Once you’ve registered, you’ll need to keep your details on the register up to date, and follow the rules that apply to incorporated societies and how they are run.
Once you've registered your incorporated society, you'll need to file annual financial statements and update other society details when they change.
When an incorporated society reaches the end of its 'life', it must be wound up and removed from the register. There are two ways this can be done – by dissolving the society, or having it liquidated.
An application can be made to us to have an incorporated society restored to the register, by the society itself, or by a creditor. You'll need to provide evidence to support your application.
Forms you'll need to register your incorporated society and keep it up to date, along with a schedule of fees payable.
Your online services account allows you to update and manage personal and organisation account details from your online dashboard.
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