Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Spinal Cord Injuries Australia

About the charity

Charity size
Fundraising online
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
  • NSW fundraising number: 12817
  • QLD fundraising number: CH1575
  • VIC fundraising number: 53137
  • WA fundraising number: CC21109
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Main activities
  • Hospital services and rehabilitation activities
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Housing activities
  • Employment and training
  • Advocacy and civic activities
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
SCIA has been run by and for people with SCI for almost 50 years.

We were founded by people with SCI, people with a disability make up 30% of our staff, and the majority of people on our Board have a spinal cord injury.

We are a member based organisation, with more than 1,800
members and clients. Our members and clients trust us to work collaboratively and deliver our services with integrity, excellence, empathy and sustainability.

Our annual report provides information on the focus areas for our charity's activities.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Main beneficiary
People with disabilities

Annual report

Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 43
  • Part time employees: 38
  • Casual employees: 26
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 87
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 100

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements - reduced disclosure regime
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?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Type of organisation
My charity is a charitable fundraising organisation
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
Western Australia

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
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
Other non-current liabilities
Total non-current liabilities
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilities