C 10 TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
C 10.1 Any affiliation to FINA ends
C 10.1.1 if the Member no longer exists,
C 10.1.2 if the Member withdraws its affiliation, or
C 10.1.3 if the Member is expelled.
C 10.2 Any Member who wants to withdraw its affiliation to FINA shall give written notice thereof to the Honorary Secretary. The affiliation ends immediately, but no refunds of fees will be made.
C 10.3 The Bureau shall have the power to expel a Member for significant violation of the Constitution and/or Rules of FINA. The respective Member is allowed to appeal this decision. In this case, the next General Congress shall make the final decision.