Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Returned & Services League Of Australia (Queensland Branch)

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Main activity
Social services
Main activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Emergency and relief
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Other
    • Welfare of veterans and dependants and patriotic activity
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
RSL is predominately concerned with the welfare & wellbeing of veterans and their dependants, particularly older generation. The activities include mutual support, breaking of social isolation and assistance with pension entitlements and related matters. RSL carries out commemorative and patriotic activities including ANZAC day, Remembrance Day, Vietnam Veterans Day and other appropriate occasions. Including the encouragement of patriotic activity in the community and particularly in schools. We also emergency accomodation for homeless veterans and non veterans as well as low cost accomodation for veterans in need
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
  • Females
  • Males
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Other
    • Veterans and/or their famillies

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 135
  • Part time employees: 9
  • Casual employees: 11
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 1

Section D: Finance

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?
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
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses
Interest expenses
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
All other expenses
Total expenses
Net surplus/(deficit)
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 assets
Total current liabilities
Non-current loans payable
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