The Historic Touring Cars Association of New South Wales (Incorporated), also known as the Appendix J Association of NSW (Incorporated) has the following purposes:
to promote and foster and conduct the sport of automobilism and motor sport generally in all its branches, but particularly with respect to the area of historic sedan competition known as Group N (Appendix J).
To conduct meetings and classes whereby members may obtain knowledge enabling them to become better drivers and to maintain their vehicles in a high standard of efficiency.
to establish for the club and to maintain by example a high standard of conduct and a respect for the laws of the road.
To promote control and carry on such social functions and/or events and/or outings as the committee of the club (which is referred to below) may deem appropriate.
to form and promote any committee to carry out any of the purposes of the club,
To obtain by purchase or any other means and to maintain any property of the club;
to print and publish any matters in any form or through any medium which the committee of the club may think desirable for the promotion of its objects.
Some of the benefits that clubs affiliated with Motorsport Australia include:
Access to Motorsport Australia’s Sport and Club Development Officers in each jurisdiction, to service and support clubs.
Upskilling members of our club by providing access to business planning resources, club workshops, volunteer and governance training.
Officials’ training modules offered to member clubs covering risk management, safety, emergency response and many aspects of event management and control.
Attracting new members through Motorsport Australia-supported participation programs including come & try days and Junior Development Programs.
Retaining members by providing access to competitions of all levels.
Assistance with locating funding programs & application processes.
Representation of member clubs to government in all matters relating to motoring laws, regulations and programs.
Event promotion in Motorsport Australia state and national calendars (online and hard copy).
Promotional support for selected events or other club activities.
Access to Motorsport Australia’s National Insurance Coverage (including public liability). All motor sport & some social events staged by a Motorsport Australia-affiliated club will require a Motorsport Australia permit to be issued for this coverage to be in force.
Motorsport Australia’s National Insurance Coverage
Motorsport Australia provides combined General Public and Products Liability Insurance for the club.
This insurance provides indemnity against claims brought against the Club for legal liability for damages arising from an accident that has caused bodily injury or damage to property.
Cover is applicable during:
motor sport activities sanctioned / permitted by Motorsport Australia
non-motorsport activities, including committee and club meetings, social gatherings,
fundraising activities, working bees, and non-timed assembly drives and general club activities.
There are two types of Motorsport Australia Member Club:
A Sporting Club, which is a Motorsport Australia full affiliation product and is for those clubs focused on the sporting / competitive aspect of Motor Sport.
It entitles clubs to apply for competitive event permits and be a valid club for competition licences.
An Enthusiast Club, which is a Motorsport Australia affiliation product for enthusiast or social car clubs focused ONLY on the non-competitive side of Motor Sport.
Clubs affiliating via the Enthusiast Club product are not able to run competitive events or be a valid club for competition licences.