Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Independence Australia Group Limited

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Independence Australia
Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Main activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Employment and training
  • Housing activities
  • Social services
  • Other
    • Provision of in home personal care to people with a disability and the sale of mobility equipment and specialist healthcare products
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We provide specialist services to more than 1,200 people with a disability or other physical need.Our major programs include in-home support, accommodation and housing, veterans home care,respite, case management, outreach support, psychologyand counselling, recreation, information, polio support networks and other support groups. We operate a number of social enterprises which sell and distribute mobility aids, equipment and specialist healthcare products to thousands of customers Australia-wide. Our Registered Training Organisation (RTO) delivers workforce development services to the disability and aged care sectors. Income from these operations is channelled back to support our core charitable purpose.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • 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
  • Full time employees: 169
  • Part time employees: 374
  • Casual employees: 552
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 50

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
2016 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from government including grants
All other revenue
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Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses
Interest expenses
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
All other expenses
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Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
Non-current loans receivable
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