Annual Information Statement 2015

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

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Main activity
Other health service delivery
General activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Employment and training
  • Housing activities
  • Social services
  • Other health service delivery
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, and our Group Training Organisation (GTO) provides on-the-job placements. Income from these operations is channelled back to support our core charitable purpose.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Women
  • Men
  • All ages
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Veterans and/or their families
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 166
  • Part time employees: 84
  • Casual employees: 325
  • Volunteers: 50
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • 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
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2015 reporting period
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
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
Government grants
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income
Total gross income
Employee 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

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

Section F: Other obligations

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