The Law Handbook is a practical guide to understanding the law in NSW and the new 13th edition is just out. It is available online, free and in full text from the Find Legal Answers website. Print copies are available for loan - ask at your local NSW public library.
Chapter 9 of the Handbook is on Community organisations and covers:
- incorporating an association
- companies limited by guarantee
- registering a name
- dealing with money
- appeals for funds
- charitable fundraising.