Annual Information Statement 2019

Legal Name
Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Ltd

About the charity

Charity size
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Main activity
Other education
Main activities
  • Employment and training
  • Grant-making activities
  • Other
    • ASCIA hosts an annual conference for health professionals working in allergy and immunology, and also provides online allergy and immunology education, training, action plans and guidelines for health professionals, schools, early childhood education/care and community.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
In 2019 the successful 30th ASCIA Annual Conference included ten international speakers, and provided an international standard of continuing professional development (CPD) education for ASCIA members and other health professionals working in allergy, clinical immunology and immunopathology.
New Fast Facts were added to the ASCIA website, and over 60 patient articles were updated.
ASCIA continued to make submissions, issue regular communications and collaborate with government and other organisations.
A draft National Immunodeficiency Strategy for Australia and New Zealand has been developed, to improve the health and wellbeing of people with primary immunodeficiencies (PID) and minimise the burden on individuals, carers, healthcare services and community.
The AIFA grant program was expanded, with $120,000 in grants awarded to allergy and immunology research in Australia.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
  • Overseas / outside of Australia
  • Other Countries
    • New Zealand
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia
Other beneficiaries
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Families
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • Other
    • People of all ages with allergy and other immune diseases and their carers.

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 2
  • Part time employees: 2
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 3.50
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 60

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2019 reporting period
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?

Income and Expenses

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