Changes to Incorporated Societies Act

The new Incorporated Societies Act came fully into force on 5 October 2023. To remain on the register, your society will need to reregister under the Incorporated Societies Act 2022 (the new Act).

This page contains links to online information hubs that have been developed to provide you with helpful details on how to navigate the changes.

Information Hubs:

Webinar Series:

For more information, please contact the Companies Office, which is part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), and administer the Incorporated Societies Register.

* Disclaimer: You may wish to contact your local law firm for advice on the changes. Parry Field Lawyers is an example of an information hub (provided by DIA) for you to refer to.