Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
The Macfarlane Burnet Institute For Medical Research And Public Health Ltd

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Burnet Institute
Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Main activities
  • International activities
  • Research
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Achieving better health for vulnerable communities in Australia and internationally by accelerating the translation of research, discovery and evidence into sustainable health solutions. A strong program focus on Maternal and Child health, Disease Elimination, Behaviours and Health Risks, Healthy Ageing, and Health Security. Burnet has programs locally, nationally and internationally with offices in Myanmar and Papua New Guinea.Burnet Institute is an accredited medical research Institute through the NHMRC and as a non-government organisation through the Dept of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
  • Other Countries
    • AFG
    • BGD
    • KHM
    • CHN
    • FJI
    • IND
    • IDN
    • KIR
    • LAO
    • FSM
    • MOZ
    • MMR
    • PNG
    • WSM
    • SLB
    • LKA
    • TLS
    • VUT
    • VNM
    • ZWE
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
General community within Australia

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 280
  • Part time employees: 80
  • Casual employees: 40
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 5

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
2016 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
Revenue from government including grants
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Other income (for example, gains)
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Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
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Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
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Balance Sheet extract

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