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Associations Incorporation Regulation 2010
Repealed version for 16 October 2015 to 31 August 2016 (accessed 24 April 2017 at 21:12)
Schedule 2
Schedule 2 Unacceptable names
(Clause 6)
1   
A name that is identical to, or closely resembles, a business name registered under the Business Names Registration Act 2011 of the Commonwealth.
2   
A name that is identical to, or closely resembles, the name of a building society, co-operative, co-operative society, co-operative company, co-operative building society, co-operative housing society or credit union.
3   
A name that is identical to, or closely resembles, a name reserved or registered under the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth (unless the applicant for registration of the relevant association has reserved or registered that name under that Act).
4   
A name that suggests a connection with the government of the Commonwealth, New South Wales, another State or Territory or another country.
5   
A name that includes the word “Commonwealth” or “Federal”, unless its use is in respect of a geographical location.
6   
A name that suggests a connection with a government agency or public authority of the Commonwealth, New South Wales or another State or Territory.
7   
A name that suggests a connection with a local council or local authority.
8   
A name that suggests a connection with a member of the royal family if that connection does not exist.
9   
A name that suggests a connection with an ex-service person organisation if that connection does not exist.
10   
A name that suggests a connection with any person (alive or deceased) if that connection does not exist.
11   
A name that suggests that royal patronage has been received if that is not the case.
12   
A name that includes any of the following words or phrases (including abbreviations of such words and phrases):
aboriginal corporation
building society
co-operative
co-operative society
co-operative company
co-operative building society
co-operative housing society
executor
futures exchange
GST
guarantee
institute of advanced education
made in Australia
oxfam
starr bowkett
stock exchange
torres strait islander corporation
13   
A name that is likely to mislead the public in relation to the nature, objects or functions of an association or proposed association or in any other respect.