ORGANISATIONS ELIGIBLE FOR THE SOCIETY CHEQUE ACCOUNT

  • Government schools
  • Non government schools
  • School Parents and Friends (Citizens) organisations
  • School canteen and EFT accounts
  • Other educational institutions eg University or TAFE
  • Pre school children groups
  • School cadet units
  • Churches and other religious institutions
  • Hospitals and nursing homes.
  • Boys Brigade and Scout groups
  • Girl Guide groups
  • Apex
  • Country Womens' Association (CWA)
  • Land Care groups
  • Local Surf Life Saving Associations
  • Local community marching bands
  • Lions clubs
  • Masonic lodges
  • Neighbourhood Watch and Safety Houses
  • Probus clubs
  • Rotary
  • Toastmasters
  • Local State Emergency Services, fire brigades and ambulance services
  • Community halls and art councils.
  • Legacy and other veterans support groups
  • Red Cross
  • Salvation Army
  • St Vincent de Paul
  • Aboriginal support groups
  • Organisations supporting deaf, blind or other disability groups
  • Organisations supporting people with drug or alcoholic dependencies
  • Organisations researching health problems or supporting people with diseases and illnesses
  • Amateur sporting, bushwalking and pony clubs that don't have a liquor or poker machine licence.

Organisations not eligible for the Society Cheque Account

  • Australian Defence Force groups
  • Body corporate or strata plan accounts
  • Branches of political parties
  • Unions
  • Deceased estate accounts
  • Lobby groups
  • Old boy or girl reunion accounts
  • RSL, bowling, golf and other clubs with a liquor licence or poker machine licence
  • Social function, lottery, lotto, and football tipping accounts
  • Superannuation funds
  • Tennis and squash court businesses.

Note that the above list is not exhaustive. If unsure, please ask in any branch to check eligibility for your organisation.