Annual Information Statement 2019

Legal Name
The Royal Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals; New South Wales

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 2019 reporting period
NSW fundraising number: 11744
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Main activity
Animal protection
Main activities
  • Other education
  • Social services
  • Economic, social and community development
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
• In respect of animal welfare RSPCA NSW inspectors investigate complaints against all kinds of animals in all kinds of situations and exercise powers under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (1979).

• Education is pivotal to RSPCA NSW’s vision of preventing cruelty to animals. RSPCA NSW is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 70238), and offers accredited and non-accredited training to staff, members of the animal care industry and the general public on pet-related topics.

• RSPCA NSW’s Community Programs cover aged care, domestic violence, homelessness, youth and community, indigenous community animal health and community branches and volunteering through a variety of support and assistance with animal pet care and welfare for individuals or groups and families affected by hardship. Support provided by RSPCA NSW include financial assistance and temporary or emergency pet boarding.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period
New South Wales
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia
Other beneficiaries
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 310
  • Part time employees: 133
  • Casual employees: 90
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 409
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 3140

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2019 reporting period
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements - reduced disclosure regime
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

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Other comprehensive income
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Balance Sheet extract

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