Statement of Purposes
Humanist Society of Victoria Inc. is registered under the Associations Incorporation Act 1981 as Association A0020272M.
The Statement of Purposes of the Society are:
- To help create a civil society in which people can lead an ethical and fulfilling life, relying co-operatively on reason, ingenuity, creativity and compassion, free from supernatural beliefs. This philosophical approach to life respects the dignity of every individual and is called Humanism.
- To work on behalf of non-religious people in Victoria who seek to lead an ethical life.
- To support the human rights and civil liberties of individuals and groups, especially those experiencing discrimination.
- To promote secular education as a means of helping peoples of different beliefs to live harmoniously together.
Revised 22 November 2018