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Charity Summary

Charity Details

NZ Skeptics Incorporated
NZ Skeptics

Registration details

December 31
Name change history
Name Effective Date
New Zealand Skeptics Incorporated 28/01/2014
NZ Skeptics Incorporated 29/01/2014

Address for service

PO Box 747
3 Royal Elm Lane

Charity's other details

021 1808956

Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The object of the Society shall be to advance education to the public of New Zealand as to the difference between legitimate science and pseudoscience.

Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.

Provides advice / information / advocacy

Education / training / research

General public

Entity Structure

Incorporated society operated by a committee. A conference committee is formed each year to run the annual conference. Nearly all income comes from fees and donations by members, and conference registration fees.

Annual Returns

Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
30/06/2020 25/04/2020 $43,834 $40,099
30/06/2019 23/02/2019 $15,758 $19,460
30/06/2018 17/06/2018 $18,215 $13,192
30/06/2017 3/04/2018 $17,153 $21,521
30/06/2016 29/11/2017 $27,805 $34,002
30/06/2015 27/06/2015 $59,014 $41,046

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Hazel Samantha Usmar Committee member 30/11/2019
Amy Marisa Ballantyne Committee Member 18/11/2018
Aaron Davies Committee member 26/11/2017
Jonathan Michael Grady Committee Member 26/11/2017
Russell Tomes Committee member 26/11/2017
Paul Ashton Treasurer 25/11/2017
Jessica Alea Jane Macfarlane Editor 4/12/2016
Sheree McNatty Secretary 22/11/2015
Brad MacClure Committee Member 6/12/2014
Daniel Ryan Technology Officer 6/09/2014

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Adrian Fernandez Committee member 30/11/2019
Steven Galbraith Committee Member 30/11/2019
Barry Lennox Committee Member 26/11/2017
Clive Hackett Committee Member 26/11/2017
Lisa Taylor Outreach Officer 26/11/2017
Matthew Beavan Treasurer 26/11/2017
Nichola Williams Committee Member 26/11/2017
Vicki Cathryn Hyde Media Spokesperson 26/11/2017
Christine Jaurigue Editor 4/12/2016
Robert Woolf Committee Member 4/12/2016

Charity Updates

Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.
Date Created Reference View Summary (.pdf <1MB)
22/12/2018 NOC009
4/04/2018 NOC007
30/11/2015 NOC004
30/11/2015 NOC003
2/02/2015 NOC002
1/02/2014 NOC001

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