Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Politick Ltd.

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Charity size
Fundraising online
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Other education
Main activities
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
+ Maintaining and updating an educational website (;
+ Creating and trailing a democracy app for the purposes of educating the public on political-related issues;
+ Speaking at events to educate the public about democracy, for example:
- at Newkind Festival in 2017, 2018 and (scheduled for) 2019;
- at the Australian Digital Democracy Forum in 2017;
- at the Digital Democracy Forum in 2018;
- at Renewfest panel “Democracy on Trial” in 2018; and
- at Woodford Folk Festival 2017/18 “Future Democracy” lecture.

+ Interviews on podcasts, for example:
- Coffee Chats with Matt Collins “NewVote”,
- Binge Thinking “Direct Democracy”; and
- Uncommon by Nueralle “Digital Democracy”.

+ Obtaining research funding, for example, we are a ‘supporting partner’ of the Commonwealth Research Collaboration called Future Cities which is currently shortlisted.

+ Establishing relationships with external organisations in furtherance of our purpose of advancing education, for example, the Memorandum of Understanding with Democracy International.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Changes planned
We will obtain endorsement from the ATO as an Approved Research Institute.
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 27

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Accounting method used in the 2018 reporting period

Income and Expenses

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