Annual Information Statement 2020

Legal Name
Lung Foundation Australia
ABN
36051131901

About the charity

Charity size
Large
Does the charity fundraise 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 2020 reporting period
  • ACT fundraising number: 19000086
  • NSW fundraising number: 20066
  • QLD fundraising number: CH1820
  • SA fundraising number: CCP751
  • TAS fundraising number: F1A-199
  • VIC fundraising number: 1012518
  • WA fundraising number: CC20282
Is the charity a Basic Religious Charity?
No

Charity programs

Program name
Advocacy- lung health policy change focus on air quality, access to care, safe work, tobacco control
Program classification
Public policy
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Lung Health Awareness - raising the profile of lung health in Australia
Program classification
Respiratory diseases
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Patient information and educational webinars
Program classification
Respiratory diseases
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Mind matters - national mental health program for people with lung disease and lung cancer
Program classification
Mental health counselling
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Information and Support Centre- free telephone support line for people with lung disease/lung cancer
Program classification
Patient-centred care
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Lung Cancer Support Nurses
Program classification
Lung cancer
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Lungs in Action - exercise program for people living with a chronic lung disease
Program classification
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Peer Support Programs - bringing people together for support, information and to share experiences
Program classification
Support groups
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Lung Disease and Lung Cancer Research Program - giving hope for a cure
Program classification
Health and medical research
Program locations
Australia
Program beneficiaries
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Females
  • Males

Description of the charities activities and outcomes
Lung Foundation Australia is the only charity and leading peak body of its kind in Australia that funds life-changing research and delivers support services that give hope to Australians affected by a lung disease and lung cancer. Since 1990, we have been working to ensure lung health is a priority for all, from promoting lung health and early diagnosis, advocating for policy change and research investment, raising awareness about the symptoms and prevalence of lung disease and championing equitable access to treatment and care.
Website link: www.lungfoundation.com.au/about/who-we-are/

Human Resources

Employees and volunteers
  • Full time employees: 25
  • Part time employees: 7
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 29.80
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 250

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2020 reporting period
1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements – reduced disclosure regime
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
No
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Yes
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$3,481,290.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$2,800,696.00
Revenue from government including grants
$2,084,324.00
Revenue from investments
$159,013.00
All other revenue
$321,004.00
Total revenue
$8,846,327.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$8,846,327.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$2,838,641.00
Interest expenses
$18,260.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$639,197.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$2,619,739.00
Total expenses
$6,115,837.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$2,730,490.00
Other comprehensive income
$315,934.00
Total comprehensive income
$3,046,424.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$3,023,798.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$6,613,854.00
Total non-current assets
$6,613,854.00
Total assets
$9,637,652.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$3,840,633.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$462,009.00
Total non-current liabilities
$462,009.00
Total liabilities
$4,302,642.00
Net assets/liabilities
$5,335,010.00