Annual Information Statement 2015

Legal Name
Lock The Gate Alliance Limited
ABN
33156099080

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Large
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Yes
Main activity
Environmental activities
General activities
Research
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
A large number of submissions were made to Government processes and major project applications to propose improvements in environmental regulations and to make recommendations for the preservation of the viability and productive capacity of Australian farms and grazing lands and the conservation of fauna and flora.Research was commissioned and released during the year on the impacts of coal mining on water availability and sharing in the Hunter Valley, the scale of land ownership by coal mining companies, and worlds best practice in environmental regulation of CSG. This is in keeping with our principal purpose to educate the Australian community about the impact of uncontrolled development on the natural environment.Information was disseminated widely via the media and social media about the impacts of mining on farmland and environmentally sensitive areas, in keeping with our purpose to protect and enhance such areas and to prevent their degradation and to engage in and promote conservation of native Australian species of flora and fauna.Community monitoring results were released of air quality adjoining coal stockpiles and rail lines in Brisbane, to provide data and information on particle pollution associated with coal storage and transport in order to better educate the Australian community about impacts on the natural environment.Freedom of Information requests were lodged to obtain information on matters to enable advocacy on improvements in environmental regu
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
General community in Australia

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 200
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2015 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
0.00
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
0.00
Total hours spent reporting
0.00

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2015 reporting period
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No
2015 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
$823,779.00
Government grants
$0.00
All other revenue
$856,273.00
Total revenue
$1,680,052.00
Other income
$12,256.00
Total gross income
$1,692,308.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$0.00
Interest
$87.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$1,458,971.00
Total expenses
$1,459,058.00
Net surplus/deficit
$233,250.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$1,309,636.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$0.00
Total non-current assets
$0.00
Total assets
$1,309,636.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$19,018.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total liabilities
$19,018.00
Net assets/liabilities
$1,290,618.00

Section F: Other obligations

Governing document on the ACNC register current and accurate
Yes
Responsible persons' details on the ACNC register complete, current and accurate
Yes
Subtypes current and accurate
Yes