Local Government Act 1993 No 30
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 5 August 2020 at 08:59)
Chapter 12 Part 7 Section 400Q
400Q   Legal status of joint organisations
(1)  A proclamation establishing a joint organisation operates to constitute the joint organisation as a body corporate.
(2)  A joint organisation as so constituted has the legal capacity and powers of an individual, both in and outside the State.
 While the main functions of joint organisations are provided for under this Part, powers are also conferred on the joint organisation as a statutory corporation under section 50 of the Interpretation Act 1987.