If you wish to apply to become the Secretary of a registered club you will need to be approved by the Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority (ILGA).
Make an application via the Change of secretary – registered club form (PDF, 116KB)
Before the Authority can approve your application, you will also need to provide a current NSW National Police Check. You can begin a NSW police check online.
Club secretaries must have the following qualifications:
Secretaries and managers need to have completed the following mandatory training within two years of their appointment (if appointed on or after 1 July 2013. Persons appointed earlier should have completed the training by 30 June 2015). Courses are conducted by or on behalf of the Club Managers' Association Australia.
If a club manager does not undertake training offered by the Club Managers' Association Australia, they must complete a course relating to club governance approved by the Secretary, Department of Industry.
There are currently no other courses approved by the Secretary.
Additionally they should have
Apply for a club or hotel liquor licence