Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Environmental Defenders Office Ltd
ABN
72002880864

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
EDO NSW
Charity size
Large
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Law and legal services
Main activities
  • Advocacy and civic activities
  • Environmental activities
  • International activities
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We are a community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law. We helpedpeople who want to protect the environment through law through our various functions: legal andscientific advice and litigation; policy and law reform; and community engagement and education.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
No
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • Other Countries
    • FJI
    • PNG
    • SLB
    • VUT
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: 16
  • Part time employees: 9
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 65

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Yes
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.
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
New South Wales

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$683,065.00
Revenue from government including grants
$313,691.00
All other revenue
$1,278,213.00
Total revenue
$2,274,969.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$2,274,969.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$1,849,911.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$548,216.00
Total expenses
$2,398,127.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$-123,158.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$-123,158.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$1,914,463.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$19,269.00
Total non-current assets
$19,269.00
Total assets
$1,933,732.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$593,129.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$47,484.00
Total non-current liabilities
$47,484.00
Total liabilities
$640,613.00
Net assets/liabilities
$1,293,119.00