Subpart 2—Duties, inquiries, appeals, and other miscellaneous matters relating to charitable entities

Holding out offences

37 No holding out unless registered under this Act

(1)

A person must not—

(a)

use a style or title including the words “registered charitable entity”; or

(b)

state or imply, or permit a statement or implication, that—

(i)

the person is registered as a charitable entity under this Act; or

(ii)

an entity that the person acts on behalf of is registered as a charitable entity under this Act.

(2)

Subsection (1) does not apply to—

(a)

a charitable entity; or

(b)

a person who acts on behalf of a charitable entity.

(3)

A person must not state or imply, or permit a statement or implication, that the person acts on behalf of a charitable entity if the person does not act on behalf of that charitable entity.