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Associations Incorporation Act 2009 No 7
Current version for 31 October 2018 to date (accessed 11 December 2018 at 17:47)
26 Nature of association
(1) Subject to this Act, an association’s constitution binds the association and its members to the same extent as if it were a contract between them under which they each agree to observe its provisions.(2) Subject to this Act, a member of an association (including a committee member and the public officer) is not, merely because of being such a member, liable in relation to:(a) any of the association’s liabilities, or(b) the costs, charges and expenses of the winding up of the association.(3) Subject to this Act, membership of an association does not confer on a member any right, title or interest, whether legal or equitable, in the association’s assets.