Annual Information Statement 2014

Legal Name
Diabetes Australia

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2014 reporting period
Main activity
Civic and advocacy activities
General activities
  • International activities
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Research
  • Other health service delivery
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
Diabetes Australia is the national body for people affected by all types of diabetes and those at risk.We are committed to reducing the impact of diabetes. Diabetes Australia works in partnership with consumers, health professionals, and researchers. Our strategic priorities are:Diabetes Leadership (national advocacy, raising profile and awareness and local, national and global influence)Diabetes Management (national self-management programs, prevent complications and building capacity)Diabetes Prevention (prevention programs for those at risk, diabetes and healthy communities, workplaces and environments)Diabetes Research (tell the research story, influence research funding and influence the research agenda)Some of the key activities in the 2013-14 financial year include:The launch of a new National Diabetes Strategy and Action Plan Election 2013, providing a clear framework for the incoming government for the incoming government for a new national strategy for diabetes and a five year action year action plan. Diabetes Australia has strongly advocated for the action on diabetes at both the Federal and State/Territory Governments, which has included several events being held at Parliament House Canberra, including Prevention Luncheons and Diabetes Health ChecksDiabetes Australia has run or partnered in various health and awareness campaigns in 2013-14 including the Faces of Diabetes Campaign, Young Leaders and Rethink Sugary DrinksMore details regarding the key activities in FY 2013-14, please refer the link below:Link to the annual report:
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2014 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Women
  • Men
  • Children – under 13
  • Youth – 13 to under 25
  • Adults – 25 to under 60
  • Elderly – 60 and over
  • All ages
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2014 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 18
  • Part time employees: 4
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Volunteers: 101TO500
Where the charity operated during the 2014 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • 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 2014 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 2014 reporting period
1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
2014 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
A Government grants
B Donations and bequests
C All other revenue
D Total revenue (a+b+c)
E Other income
F Total gross income (d+e)
G Employee expenses
H Interest
I Grants and donations made for use in Australia
J Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
K All other expenses
L Total expenses (g+h+i+j+k)
M Net surplus/deficit (l-f)

Balance Sheet extract

N Total current assets
O Non-current loans
P Other non-current assets
Q Total non-current assets (o+p)
R Total assets (n+q)
S Total current liabilities
T Non-current loans
U Other non-current liabilities
V Total non-current liabilities (t+u)
W Total liabilities (s+v)
X Net assets/liabilities (r-w)