Corporations Act 2001
A company must ensure that the minute books for the meetings of its members and for resolutions of members passed without meetings are open for inspection by members free of charge.251B(2) [ Requests by members]
(a) any minutes of a meeting of the company's members or an extract of the minutes; or
(b) any minutes of a resolution passed by members without a meeting. 251B(3) [ No payment required]
(a) within 14 days after the member asks for it; or
(b) within any longer period that ASIC approves. 251B(4) [ Payment required]
(a) within 14 days after the company receives the payment; or
(b) within any longer period that ASIC approves.
The amount of any payment the company requires cannot exceed the prescribed amount.251B(5) [ Strict liability offence]
An offence based on subsection (1), (3) or (4) is an offence of strict liability.
Note: For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .