Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Drug Policy Australia Limited
ABN
43169588578

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Small
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Advocacy and civic activities
Main activities
  • Advocacy and civic activities
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Hospital services and rehabilitation activities
  • Law and legal services
  • Research
  • Social services
  • Other health service delivery
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Drug Policy Australia engaged in public advocacy and education activities relating to advancing the science of harm-minimisation in relation to the use of psychoactive substances in Australian society. Our promotion of the science of harm-minimisation aims to improve the prevention and control of the many diseases associated with the use of psychoactive substances, including but not limited to addiction, mental illness, and HIV/AIDS transmission.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
No
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
General community within Australia

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
Estimated number of volunteers: 20

Section D: Finance

Accounting method used in the 2016 reporting period
Cash
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
2016 Financial report
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Income and Expenses

Income Statement summary

Revenue/receipts
Donations and bequests
$370.00
Government grants
$0.00
All other revenue
$2.00
Total revenue
$372.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$372.00
Expenses
Employee expenses/payments
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
Other expenses/payments
$1,627.00
Total expenses/payments
$1,627.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$-1,255.00

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
$249.00
Total liabilities
$250.00
Net assets/liabilites
$-1.00