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THE COMPANIES ACTS 1985-2006 COMPANY LIMITED BY GUARANTEE MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION of ENGLISH INDOOR BOWLING ASSOCIATION LIMITED 128 1 TITLE The name of the company is ENGLISH INDOOR BOWLING ASSOCIATION LIMITED (hereinafter referred to as “the Association”). 2 REGISTERED OFFICE The registered office of the Association will be situated in England. 3 OBJECTS The objects of the Association (“the Objects”) shall be to promote, foster and safeguard the level green sport of indoor bowls (“the Sport”) in England. 4 POWERS The Association shall have the following powers, which shall be exercisable solely in furtherance of the Objects; 4.1 To arrange, promote and finance annual or other matches and tournaments open to its Members or the individual members thereof. 4.2 To arrange, promote and finance international matches and tournaments whether alone or in collaboration with similar organisations in the British Isles or elsewhere and to select the players and teams to represent England. 4.3 To make, rules, regulations, bye-laws and conditions governing the playing or management of such events. 4.4 To adopt and enforce the “Laws of the Sport of Indoor Bowls” as issued by the World Indoor Bowls Council. 4.5 To grant licences to Members enabling sponsored invitation or open matches or tournaments or other bowling events to be held on the green and premises of a Member Club or elsewhere. 4.6 To adjudicate upon or mediate in any dispute between any Member Club(s), County Association Member(s), Affiliated Bodies or individual member(s) of a Club, upon the Laws of the Sport of Indoor Bowls or any rules, regulations, by-laws or conditions made by the Association that may be referred to it. 4.7 To support organisations providing coaching, umpiring or other services or facilities concerned or associated with the Sport. 4.8 To appoint one or more delegates or representatives to serve on the governing or advisory body of any international, national or regional association relating to the Sport. 4.9 To liaise closely with any other governing body in whatever matters shall be deemed by the Board to be of general benefit or to the Sport. 4.10 To purchase, take on lease or in exchange, hire or otherwise acquire and hold for any estate or interest, any land, buildings, easements, rights and privileges or other real or personal property of any kind for such consideration and such terms as may be expedient and to maintain and equip it for use by the Association. 4.11 To sell, lease or otherwise dispose of all or any part of the property belonging to the Association. 4.12 To borrow money and to charge the whole or any part of the property belonging to the Association as security for repayment of the money borrowed. 4.13 To co-operate with other associations and governing bodies or any other organisations, bodies corporate or statutory authorities and to exchange information and advice with them. 4.14 To establish or support any charitable trust, associations or institutions formed for any of the purposes included in the Objects.


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