We are an independent member-based peak body dedicated to building flourishing communities by enhancing the extraordinary work of Australia’s not-for-profit sector. We do this by changing the way governments, communities and the not-for-profit sector relate to one another.In particular, this includes establishing a regulatory environment that works for community organisations - not against them. Find out more...

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You are invited to participate in a Forum organised by the Community Council for Australia (CCA) with the generous support of the Myer Foundation, PwC and the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission. Come and discuss collaborations and mergers with CEOs and board leaders accross the NFP sector. 

The Community Council for Australia (CCA) has welcomed the new Prime Minister and commended an increased focus on developing a national agenda for Australia’s future, but expressed some concerns about ‘economic myopia’.

CCA's submission to The Treasury in response to Exposure Draft Legislation limiting Fringe Benefit Tax Concessions for Salary Packaged Entertainment Expenses affecting employees of public benevolent institutions, health promotion charities, public and not-for-profit hospitals and public ambulance services.

Pro Bono News coverage of CCA's draft submission to Federal Treasury on limiting FBT Concessions for salary packaged entertainment expenses that will affect some classes of charities. CCA says the proposed cap of $5000 (grossed up) is too low, will cause harm and that any changes must be worked through with the sector as part of a broader package of reforms


Pro Bono Australia’s fourth national survey of the Australian Not for Profit Sector will provide crucial insights into the sector’s confidence and its expectations for the future. CCA is pleased to continue our partnership in sector research that will again spark national debate on sector issues.