To promote public awareness of and support for the various collections and services of the Hocken Collections.
To encourage public financial support of the enhancement of the Hocken Collections and services.
To provide the opportunity of association for all personas having an interest in the Collections and related activities of the Hocken Collections.
To hold periodic meetings and produce publications of historic and cultural interest.
To co-operate with similar societies within New Zealand and elsewhere. in the best interests of preserving historic and other records for the public benefit.
Also, making historic resources available by contributing towards the microfilming of historic newspapers.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides advice / information / advocacy
Sponsors / undertakes research, Provides other finance (e.g. investment funds)
Arts / culture / heritage
Education / training / research, Fund-raising
Members who pay annual membership or a Life membership
Members may also donate towards the activities of the organisation
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.
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.