An entity is deregistered as a charitable entity if it is removed from the register.
An entity is removed from the register if the Board directs that a notice be registered in the register that—
states that the entity is removed from the register; and
states the date on which the removal is effective.
The entity ceases to be a charitable entity on the date referred to in subsection (2)(b).
The Board may, if it has removed an entity from the register, make either or both of the following orders:
an order that an application for the re-registration of the entity as a charitable entity must not be made before the expiry of a specified period:
an order disqualifying an officer of the entity from being an officer of a charitable entity for a specified period that does not exceed 5 years.
Section 31(2): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 16(1) of the Charities Amendment Act (No 2) 2012 (2012 No 43).
Section 31(4): amended, on 1 July 2012, by section 16(1) of the Charities Amendment Act (No 2) 2012 (2012 No 43).