“ Corporate governance refers to the systems and processes put in place to control and monitor an organisation. Good governance is embedded in the good behaviour and the good judgement of those who are charged with running an organisation. ”
- AICD Good Governance Principles and Guidance for NFP Organisations
CoAct is a Company Limited by Guarantee, registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission (ACNC) as a Charity and Public Benevolent Institution (PBI), with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. Our members are community based not-for-profit organisations with a shared passion to deliver effective services that improve individual lives and strengthen local communities.
The Company structure and governance processes are guided by our Constitution and Membership Charter.
As a Public Benevolent Institution providing largely government-funded services to individuals with significant disadvantage, CoAct is acutely aware of our responsibility, accountability and obligations to operate with sound governance, prudent management and service quality. Since 2002, the CoAct Board has been guided by a set of Governance Policies which provide the structure through which the strategic goals of CoAct are set, progress is monitored and goals are attained.