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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COPNI code 03.1.0

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 03 - Recreation and culture
  • Group: 03.1 - Recreational and sporting services
  • Class: 03.1.0 - Recreational and sporting services

Explanatory note

This class includes the following NPISHs:
- Clubs for playing indoor or outdoor sports, including fitness clubs, sailing, rowing and canoeing clubs;
- supporters' clubs for indoor or outdoor sports;
- clubs for games of skill or chance;
- youth clubs and organizations such as guides, scouts, young pioneers, YMCA and YWCA;
- clubs for outdoor activities such as rambling, hiking, caving and mountain climbing, parachuting, scuba diving, hang gliding, etc.;
- social clubs such as veteran associations, Lions and Rotary Club;
- associations for birdwatchers, butterfly hunters, model builders, stamp collectors, train-spotters, vintage car enthusiasts, antique collectors, etc.;
- animal shelters, animal hospitals and veterinary services for pets;
- organizations that seek finance for, or otherwise support, participation of sportspersons and game players in international competitions.
Excludes: organizations whose objective is to protect wild animals (08.1.0).

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