Annual Information Statement 2015

Legal Name
Lowy Institute For International Policy
ABN
40102792174

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Large
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Yes
Main activity
Research
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
1. To facilitate the advancement of Australia internationally by the generation and promulgation of informed and creative ideas, research and opinion on economic and foreign policy issues, international affairs and matters of national importance;2. To facilitate and promote a world class forum for the informed discussion and debate of economic and foreign policy issues, international affairs and matters of national importance as regards Australia;3. To produce, publish, promote and disseminate, distinctive and creative research and discussion papers on economic and foreign policy issues, international affairs and matters of national importance as regards Australia; 4. To undertake and disseminate applied research aimed at improving the formation of policy that affects Australia's national and international interests.5. To produce, publish, promote and disseminate economic and foreign policy options regarding international relations and Australia's economic and foreign policy; and6. To facilitate and hold seminars, lectures and conferences on issues of economic and foreign policy, international affairs and matters of national importance as regards Australia.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
General community in Australia

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 37
  • Part time employees: 6
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Volunteers: 16
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
  • Other Countries
    • CAN
    • CHN
    • EGY
    • HKG
    • IND
    • IDN
    • JPN
    • LBN
    • MYS
    • MEX
    • OMN
    • PNG
    • QAT
    • SGP
    • TUR
    • ARE
    • GBR
    • USA
    • VUT

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2015 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
0
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
0
Total hours spent reporting
0

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2015 reporting period
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No
2015 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
Donations and bequests
$3,982,037.00
Government grants
$2,253,748.00
All other revenue
$1,567,602.00
Total revenue
$7,803,387.00
Other income
$0.00
Total gross income
$7,803,387.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$3,972,202.00
Interest
$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
$3,853,795.00
Total expenses
$7,825,997.00
Net surplus/deficit
$-22,610.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$14,354,158.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$294,040.00
Total non-current assets
$294,040.00
Total assets
$14,648,198.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$12,724,855.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$289,395.00
Total non-current liabilities
$289,395.00
Total liabilities
$13,014,250.00
Net assets/liabilities
$1,633,948.00

Section F: Other obligations

Governing document on the ACNC register current and accurate
Yes
Responsible persons' details on the ACNC register complete, current and accurate
Yes
Subtypes current and accurate
Yes