Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Environmental Defenders Office Ltd
ABN
72002880864

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
EDO NSW
Charity size
Large
Fundraising online
Yes
Is the charity an incorporated association?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
NSW fundraising number: 12837
Basic Religious Charity
No

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Law and legal services
Main activities
  • Other education
  • Environmental activities
  • Advocacy and civic activities
  • International activities
International activities undertaken
Operating overseas including delivering programs
Provide further details of the charity's international activities
Legal capacity development
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We are a community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law. We helped people who want to protect the environment through law through our various functions: legal and scientific advice and litigation, policy and law reform, and community engagement and education.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • Overseas / outside of Australia
  • Other Countries
    • Fiji
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Solomon Islands
    • Vanuatu
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
No
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 10
  • Part time employees: 11
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 19.16
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 60

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Type of financial statement
Special purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Yes
Type of organisation
My charity is a charitable fundraising organisation
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
New South Wales

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$955,129.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$551,893.00
Revenue from government including grants
$1,096,223.00
Revenue from investments
$30,130.00
All other revenue
$294,494.00
Total revenue
$2,927,869.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$2,927,869.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$1,916,810.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$559,044.00
Total expenses
$2,475,854.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$452,015.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$452,015.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$2,367,180.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$20,945.00
Total non-current assets
$20,945.00
Total assets
$2,388,125.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$839,288.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total liabilities
$839,288.00
Net assets/liabilities
$1,548,837.00