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RULES AND CIRCULATION AUDIT GUIDELINES OF THE NEW ZEALAND
AUDIT BUREAU OF CIRCULATIONS (INCORPORATED)


SECTION 1: RULES

1. Name
2. Objectives
3. Membership
4. Membership Classification
5. Membership Insignia
6. Committee
7. Executive Officer
8. Officers
9. Meetings
10. Voting
11. Termination of Membership
12. Reinstatement of Membership
13. Change of Rules
14. Finances, Fees and Levies
15. Circulation Audit Proceedures
16. Audit Reports
17. Circulation Summaries
18. Statements by Members
19. Website
20. Common Seal
21. Copyright in Material
22. Notices
23. Appointment of Liquidators


SECTION 2: CIRCULATION AUDIT GUIDELINES

1. Introduction
2. Scope Of The Audit
3. Circulation Audit Periods
4. Circulation Auditor Duties
5. Circulation Audit Report Figures
  a. Newspapers
(daily, non daily and weekly)

  b. Magazines
  c. Community Newspapers
  d. Bulk Distribution

23. Appointment of Liquidators

23.1.  The Bureau may resolve to put the Bureau into liquidation by a resolution to appoint a Liquidator passed by two-thirds of the members voting at any Annual General Meeting or Special General Meeting either in person or by proxy, due notice of such resolution having been given, provided that the resolution is confirmed at a subsequent general meeting called for the purpose and held not earlier than 30 days after the date on which the resolution to be confirmed was passed.

23.2.  In the event that a resolution to appoint a Liquidator is passed, the Committee shall forthwith realise the property of the Bureau, and after the discharge of its liabilities, shall pay the balance of its funds, if any, equally to the then members of the Bureau and the Bureau shall then be deemed to be liquidated.