An unincorporated entity
in Australian law
is an entity that has the same characteristics as a company
but is not incorporated
as a corporations law
- a branch of an overseas company not incorporated in Australia (often the name ends in corporation)
- incorporated associations which are incorporated under an Act of one of the States and territories of Australia, and
- incorporated charitable institutions.
- people grouped together by a common purpose with club-like characteristics, for example, a sporting club, social club or trade union.
It does not include joint ventures.