Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Returned & Services League Of Australia (Queensland Branch)

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Main activity
Social services
Main activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Emergency and relief
  • Other
    • Welfare of veterans and dependents and commemorative activitY
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
RSL is predominantly concerned with the welfare & wellbeing of veterans and their dependants, particularly older generation. The activities include mutual support, breaking of social isolation and assistance with pension entitlements and related matters. RSL carries out commemorative and patriotic activities including ANZAC Day, Remembrance Day, Vietnam Veterans Day and other appropriate occasions including the encouragement of patriotic activity in the community and particularly in schools. We also provide emergency accommodation for homeless veterans and non-veterans as well as low cost accommodation for veterans in need.
Main beneficiary
Veterans and/or their families
Other beneficiaries
  • Females
  • Males
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 173
  • Part time employees: 12
  • Casual employees: 11
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 180
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 1

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements - reduced disclosure regime
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
All other revenue
Total revenue
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
Total expenses
Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
Non-current loans receivable
Other non-current assets
Total non-current assets
Total assets
Total current liabilities
Non-current loans payable
Other non-current liabilities
Total non-current liabilities
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilities
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted

Section E: Annual report

Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators

Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
  • NSW fundraising number: CFN/20049
  • QLD fundraising number: CP0010
  • VIC fundraising number: 49969