TCA Membership

Who Can Join

  • Any person over the age of 18 years is eligible for membership providing such person is (a) a resident, (b) a ratepayer, (c) a person conducting a registered place of business in Tumbulgum and the North East Hinterland.

Membership Details

  • Annual membership fee is currently $2.00 per person per annum with an additional $1.00 joining fee for new members
  • Annual Membership fee is decided at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held each year on the second Tuesday in April.
  • Membership fee falls due at the Annual General Meeting.
  • Any member who does not renew the membership subscription within 3 months after the date of the AGM, i.e., June of that year, is deemed not financial and is not permitted to vote or hold Office.
  • If the subscription of a member remains in arrears in the subsequent January, that membership will lapse
  • Payment of membership fees can be made (a) in person at a General Meeting, or (b) by cheque to PO Box 19 Tumbulgum 2490.

Forms for membership renewal or become a new member can be downloaded from the following links:

Membership Renewal Form 2018

TCA Membership Application Form

Membership Benefits

  • Receive timely emailed information on matters of concern to the community
  • Informative, engaging newsletters and agendas delivered to your email Inbox
  • Capacity to contribute to the resolution of issues of concern to all who live in Tumbulgum and the North East Hinterland.
  • Be counted in our number when we have to go into bat on contentious issues – at Council, or with the State and Federal Governments
  • Not essential to take an active role but ‘part of the team’
  • Attend General Meetings of the Association and exercise voting rights
  • Meetings held on the second Tuesday of the month with the exception of January.
  • Meetings commence at 7.00 pm in the Tumbulgum Hall
  • Open Forum where you can introduce matters of concern or pass information to the benefit of other residents
  • Able to contribute articles (within editorial guidelines) to TCA Newsletter.