Annual Information Statement 2020

Legal Name
Plan International Australia
ABN
49004875807

About the charity

Charity size
Large
Does the charity fundraise online?
Yes
Is the charity an incorporated association?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2020 reporting period
  • NSW fundraising number: 16699
  • QLD fundraising number: CH1380
  • SA fundraising number: CCP2673
  • TAS fundraising number: F1A-59
  • VIC fundraising number: 10407.15
  • WA fundraising number: CC17757
Is the charity a Basic Religious Charity?
No

Charity programs

Program name
General food distribution and supplementary feeding program
Program classification
Food aid
Program overseas locations
South Sudan
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Families
  • Overseas communities or charities

Program name
Asset creation and rehabilitation in sustainable food and nutrition security
Program classification
Community development
Program overseas locations
Zimbabwe
Program beneficiaries
  • Families
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Females

Program name
Strengthening education opportunities for children & adolescents affected by crisis in Rakhine State
Program classification
Education support
Program overseas locations
Myanmar
Program beneficiaries
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25

Program name
Safer cities for girls
Program classification
Public safety
Program overseas locations
Solomon Islands
Program beneficiaries
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Females

Program name
Strengthening birth and death registration through open source technology
Program classification
Human rights
Program overseas locations
Bangladesh
Program beneficiaries
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Females
  • Males

Program name
Youth empowerment program
Program classification
Education partnerships
Program overseas locations
Papua New Guinea
Program beneficiaries
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - 15 to under 25

Program name
School feeding program
Program classification
Student activities and services
Program overseas locations
Cambodia
Program beneficiaries
Children - aged 6 to under 15

Program name
Gender transformative early childhood development
Program classification
Education support
Program overseas locations
Bangladesh
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15

Program name
Reading promotion
Program classification
Education
Program overseas locations
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Program beneficiaries
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15

Program name
Water, sanitation, hygiene and integrated nutrition
Program classification
Child development
Program overseas locations
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Program beneficiaries
Early childhood - aged under 6

International activities undertaken
  • Transferring funds or goods overseas
  • Operating overseas including delivering programs
  • Other
    • Emergency and relief
Description of the charities international activities
Plan International Australia implements child-centered community development programs in over fifty-two developing countries. These programs provide support to sponsored children, their families and communities to improve life opportunities through better health, education and freedom from exploitation and abuse, while also building capability to withstand the shocks of disasters and conflict. Plan International Australia contributes to these efforts with a focus on Pacific and Asia.
Description of the charities activities and outcomes
Through child sponsorship and funded development and humanitarian programs in Asia, Pacific, Middle-East and Africa Plan International Australia has ensured millions of vulnerable children in developing countries have enhanced opportunities for a happy and productive life. Our sponsorship and development programs have provided access to education, better quality early childhood care and development, and vocational training to enable girls and boys to expand their life horizons. Our humanitarian and water, sanitation and hygiene programs provide protection and life-saving support to highly vulnerable girls and boys in communities and countries affected by disasters and conflict, and provide them with an opportunity of a healthy and normal life.

Human Resources

Employees and volunteers
  • Full time employees: 89
  • Part time employees: 21
  • Casual employees: 6
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 107
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 15

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2020 reporting period
1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
No
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Yes
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$22,488,000.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$0.00
Revenue from government including grants
$15,918,000.00
Revenue from investments
$282,000.00
All other revenue
$13,130,000.00
Total revenue
$51,818,000.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$144,000.00
Total gross income
$51,962,000.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$9,849,000.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$32,755,000.00
All other expenses
$9,609,000.00
Total expenses
$52,213,000.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$-251,000.00
Other comprehensive income
$-20,000.00
Total comprehensive income
$-271,000.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$7,924,000.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$11,224,000.00
Total non-current assets
$11,224,000.00
Total assets
$19,148,000.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$9,896,000.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$2,497,000.00
Total non-current liabilities
$2,497,000.00
Total liabilities
$12,393,000.00
Net assets/liabilities
$6,755,000.00