Charity details

4 Bellambi St
Northbridge NSW 2063
Address For Service email
Charity Size
Who the charity helps
General community in Australia
Date established
Last reported
2 July 2020
Next report due
30 June 2021
Financial Year End

Summary of activities

The objectives of the ACHS Inc. are to: * promote interest in the history of the Catholic Church (its clergy, religious, lay persons and groups) and its interaction with other religions, denominations and groups, particularly in Australia. *Encourage research, discussion and documentation of the Catholic impact on wider society. Objectives were achieved by: *Offering a program of monthly talks, open to the public as well as society members, on a range of topics relevant to Australian Catholic history, not limited to a Sydney-centric focus. *Administration of the ACHS James MacGinley Award for an essay by a tertiary student or early career researcher of Australian Catholic history. *Publication of an annual journal which includes scholarly papers and book reviews. *Circulating summaries of talks and subsequent discussions in both hard-copy and digital format. *Publication of a quarterly hard-copy Newsletter. *Distributing a monthly news-email to members. * Providing an email address for passing on information and inquiries on matters relating to the Society. Liaison with, and publicity for, other groups sharing an interest in Catholic history. *Operating a website publicising the above activities of the Society and disseminating their outcomes, including copies of newsletters and journal.

Where the charity operates


Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2021 30 June 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 30 June 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 30 June 2021 Not yet submitted
Annual Information Statement 2020 30 June 2021 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2019 31 August 2020 2 July 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 August 2020 2 July 2020
Financial Report 2018 30 June 2019 7 April 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 30 June 2019 7 April 2019
Annual Information Statement 2017 30 June 2018 26 April 2018
Financial Report 2017 No due date 26 April 2018
Annual Information Statement 2016 30 June 2017 23 May 2017
Financial Report 2016 No due date 23 May 2017
Annual Information Statement 2015 30 June 2016 28 April 2016
Financial Report 2015 No due date Not required
Annual Information Statement 2014 30 June 2015 27 April 2015
Financial Report 2014 No due date Not required
Annual Information Statement 2013 30 June 2014 24 July 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required


Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 7 April 2019 2018 Download
Annual Report 26 April 2018 2017 Download
Governing Document 24 May 2017 Download


Responsible People

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The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Advancing education 1 January 2014
2012 Advancement of education 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.