Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Association Of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades Wa Incorporated
ABN
88309326546

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Bushfire Volunteers
Charity size
Small
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Emergency and relief
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Effective Support to Member Groups of Assoc AVBFB representation on a range of DFES committees and advisory groups. Consultation with member brigades on a range of issues and addressing these with DFES and other stakeholders. Attendances at forums and conferences with feedback via reports, email and discussions. Effective Use of Resources Utilisation of email for sharing of information whenever possible. Coordination of meetings to coincide with other meetings e.g. DOAC,Forums Effective Communication with Member Brigades/ Units and Volunteers Forwarding of information, including DFES sourced, via email. Inclusion of information about the Association.
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period
Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
No

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 1
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 25

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Accounting method used in the 2017 reporting period
Accrual

Income Statement summary

Revenue/receipts
Donations and bequests
$25,282.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$24,560.00
Revenue from government including grants
$136,000.00
Revenue from investments
$3,827.00
Other revenue/receipts
$64,587.00
Total revenue/receipts
$254,256.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total income/receipts
$254,256.00
Expenses/Payments
Employee expenses/payments
$80,522.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$64,801.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
Other expenses/payments
$130,194.00
Total expenses/payments
$275,517.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$-21,261.00

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
$247,282.00
Total liabilities
$45,465.00
Net assets/liabilites
$201,817.00
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Yes
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
Western Australia

Section E: Annual report

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

Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators

Is the charity an incorporated association?
Yes
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number
WA incorporated association number: A1001338X
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
WA fundraising number: CC22134