Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Telethon Kids Institute
ABN
86009278755

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Large
Fundraising online
No
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Research
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Our team of more than 500 dedicated researchers, students and support staff are passionate about research that makes a difference so that every child has the very best opportunity to enjoy a healthy childhood. Telethon Kids Institute has four main areas of research: The early environment, brain and behaviour, chronic and severe diseases, and Aboriginal health. There are numerous research projects and programs within and between these focus areas. Our latest Impact Report provides a snapshot of our research and can be found along with our Annual Report at www.telethonkids.org.au.
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia
Other beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
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: 219
  • Part time employees: 235
  • Casual employees: 35
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 353
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 30

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements - reduced disclosure regime
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$3,233,485.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$0.00
Revenue from government including grants
$21,661,474.00
Revenue from investments
$3,582,884.00
All other revenue
$32,577,786.00
Total revenue
$61,055,629.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$584,086.00
Total gross income
$61,639,715.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$38,973,620.00
Interest expenses
$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
$18,560,451.00
Total expenses
$57,534,071.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$4,105,644.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$4,105,644.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$43,231,857.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$112,835,078.00
Total non-current assets
$112,835,078.00
Total assets
$156,066,935.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$39,928,196.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$55,313,677.00
Total non-current liabilities
$55,313,677.00
Total liabilities
$95,241,873.00
Net assets/liabilities
$60,825,062.00
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?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes