Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Welfare Rights Centre Ltd
ABN
76002708714

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Yes
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Medium
Purposes of charity
  • The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged
  • Other: The Welfare Rights Centre is a community legal centre which specialises in Social Security Law and its administration by Centrelink.
Basic Religious Charity
No
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Yes
Main activity
Law and legal services
General activities
Law and legal services
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
By providing free legal advice to people in NSWwho are in need and receive Centrelink payments.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Elderly people
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • General community within Australia
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Pre/post release offenders and their families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Young people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 6
  • Part time employees: 4
  • Volunteers: 20
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
New South Wales

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to
New South Wales
Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
520
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
0
Total hours spent reporting
520

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.