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Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd (RAWCS) is a public company limited by guarantee (ACN 003 444 264), and bound by its Memorandum and Articles of Association.
Its governing body is a Council which consists of all the Australian Rotary District Governors of the day. The Council holds its Annual General Meeting at the time of the Rotary Zone Institute, when the election of the National Board including the National Chair and Deputy Chair takes place.
The National Board comprises a Chair, Deputy Chair, Secretary, Treasurer and five Directors.
Its operational activities are controlled through regional committees, comprising representatives of each District in that region. The Chair of each regional committee is also ex-officio a Director on the National Board.
Each District has a District Chair to oversee the activities of the Districts, reporting to the District Governor and the Regional Committee.
The RAWCS Regions are:
Eastern Region : Districts 9650, 9670, 9675, 9685, 9700 and 9710 (in NSW)
Western Region : Districts 9455 and 9465 (in WA)
Northern Region : Districts 9550, 9570, 9600, 9630 and 9640 (in northern NSW, Queensland and NT)
Central Region : Districts 9500 and 9520 (in SA)
Southern Region : Districts 9780, 9790, 9800, 9810, 9820 and 9830 (in Victoria and Tasmania)