A. Yes. Whilst not mandatory, it is certainly preferred. If all required information is not submitted at the same time, your application may incur delays in processing.
A. If your application is complete, your references will be checked and your application will be put forward to the Board for approval. Applications are forwarded for approval every week provided all information has been submitted. You will be notified via email a.s.a.p. once the Board responds whether or not your application has been successful.
A. No. Tax Invoice/s will be emailed following ratification of your application by the Board.
A. It may be your application was incomplete, waiting on referees to respond or waiting on the next approval meeting. If you are concerned, please email your enquiry to – firstname.lastname@example.org
A. Yes. Your National Criminal History Record Check should be dated with 12 months of your application and your VEDA Credit History Report within 3 months of your application. All other documents, such as your Certificate IV qualification (or higher) are required to be current on the day of application.
A. AFCA is the Australian Financial Complaints Authority and is an External Dispute Resolution scheme. https://www.afca.org.au/
A. Yes. Full Members are required to hold membership. Membership Certificates must be consistent with the name of the firm applying for Full Membership. Associate Members are required to hold membership under their own name or or be covered under the Full Members’ membership.
A. All broker firms are Full Members. A Full Member cannot be a member without at least one Associate Member. Full Members need to be approved by the Committee.
A. An Associate Member is the broker / business writer/s of the Full Member firm. An Associate Member cannot be a member without the Full Member holding current membership. Associate Members need to be endorsed by the Committee.
A. An Affiliate Member is a lender or organisation who provides a direct benefit to CAFBA members. Affiliate Members need to be approved by the Committee. Affiliate Members do not carry voting rights.
A. Directors of firms applying for Full Membership are required to –
A. A ‘nominated representative’ is the person nominated by the Director/s of the Full Member firm to be the primary contact for the firm. The nominated representative carries voting rights for the Full Member firm. The nominated representative will be responsible from time to time for following up requested information and RSVPs for events/functions.
A. Brokers applying for Associate Membership are required to –
Submit completed application form with the following attachments –
Resolution scheme and Internal Dispute Resolution Procedure manual.
A. Financiers / organisations applying for Affiliate Membership are required to –
A. Yes. Please log in to the Members Only section to retrieve the CAFBA logo in various formats.
A. CAFBA is very proud to be a supporter of Camp Quality.
Camp Quality is “Creating a better life for children living with cancer”, and we are proud to be able to support this truly valuable cause. Our fund raising allows not only the child but their whole family to have some relief from their daily battle of this illness by providing day excursions / outings, camps for the children and their siblings, educational programs for the schools to help their classmates understand what is happening to their friend and a great deal of support in general for the parents.
CAFBA members have the opportunity to contribute at various events and activities CAFBA undertakes each year, or may donate to Camp Quality at any time.