As a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee and incorporated in 1984,
we are committed to the highest standard of corporate governance, including stringent codes of ethical conduct, accountability and transparency.
The Australian Charities and Not-For-Profits Commission ACT 2012 and Regulation
The Corporations Act 2001 and associated regulations
The Competition and Consumer Act 2010
The NSW Charitable Fundraising Act 1991
Under our Constitution, the objects of the company are to conduct such public benevolent and charitable services as are considered necessary to relieve poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, destitution or helplessness of any person.
We are endorsed by the Australian Tax Office as a Deductible Gift Recipient.
We are also endorsed as Public Benevolent Institution and are FBT and Income Tax Exempt.
We hold an authority to fundraise from the NSW Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing, under the NSW Charitable Fundraising Act 1991.