Annual Information Statement 2017
Refugee Council Of Australia Inc
Section A: Charity Information
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Advocacy and civic activities
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
During 2016-17, the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) continued its work of research, representation and community education on refugee issues: coordinating national networks and consultation processes on different aspects of national and international refugee policy; producing briefings, research reports and submissions on key issues; giving presentations to a wide range of groups; and coordinating Australias celebration of Refugee Week. RCOA represented the views of its member organisations and refugee communities in a wide variety of forums with government agencies and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and worked closely with international networks of non-government organisations.
Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
- Australian Capital Territory
- New South Wales
- Northern Territory
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Other Countries
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 4
- Part time employees: 14
- Casual employees: 1
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 12
- Estimated number of volunteers: 15
Section D: Finance
Charity's 2017 reporting period:
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
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?
Comprehensive Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from providing goods or services:
Revenue from government including grants:
Revenue from investments:
All other revenue:
Other income (for example, gains):
Total gross income:
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
All other expenses:
Other comprehensive income:
Total comprehensive income:
Balance Sheet extract
Total current assets:
Non-current loans receivable:
Other non-current assets:
Total non-current assets:
Total current liabilities:
Non-current loans payable:
Other non-current liabilities:
Total non-current liabilities:
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted:
Australian Capital Territory
Section E: Annual report
Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?