Friendly Societies and Credit Unions Act 1982

39 Membership of minors

(1)

A person 16 years of age or younger may be a member of a registered society or branch if the rules so provide.

(2)

A person over the age of 16 years may be a member of a registered society or branch unless the rules provide to the contrary.

(3)

A minor shall not be a trustee nor hold office as treasurer of any registered society or branch.

Compare: 1909 No 12 s 91; 1970 No 137 s 6; Friendly Societies Act 1974 s 25 (UK)