Annual Information Statement 2017
Carers Australia Limited
Section A: Charity Information
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
- Other health service delivery
- The principal activities during the year ended 30 June 2017 were as a national peak body:- Advocating on behalf of unpaid family and friend carers to influence government policies on a national level, and- Managing the delivery of a range of national carers services.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
The activities undertaken during the year have progressed the Companys mission to improve the lives of unpaid family carers, through advocating on their behalf to influence national government policies; as well as by managing the delivery of a range of national carer services. It has maintained engagement with Ministers, members of the Opposition and cross benchers; made submissions to parliamentary and other inquiries that affect carers and improved the quality of services the Company has been funded to deliver to carers. Also increased awareness of carers in the community through Carers Week activities and other profile raising initiatives via both traditional and social media.
General community in Australia
- Youth - aged 15 to under 25
- Adults - aged 25 to under 65
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
- Australian Capital Territory
- New South Wales
- Northern Territory
- South Australia
- Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 13
- Part time employees: 4
- Casual employees: 1
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 16
- Estimated number of volunteers: 12
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?
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?
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?