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Charity Summary

Charity Details

Christchurch Photographic Society

Registration details

August 31

Address for service

77 Woodbury Street

Charity's other details


Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

CPS provides services to community members and the public through promotion of the enjoyment, mastery and advancement of the photographic science and art in all its applications and in particular by organising lectures, demonstrations and tuition in New Zealand. CPS encourages and facilitates friendship, co-operation and the exchange of information and ideas on photography amongst the members of the Society and elsewhere. CPS holds and promotes competitions, exhibitions and salons of photography.

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

Other (please state)

(Promotes frendship and participation in photography training, competitions and events)

Arts / culture / heritage

Education / training / research, Photography Club

General public

Children / young people, Voluntary bodies other than charities, Older people, Family / whanau

Entity Structure

Christchurch Photographic society operates cash accounts by annual membership fees and some charges for specific events on a cost recovery basis. Eg national competitions and field trips. Pecuniary gain is not a purpose of the Society and all income is returned to the Society

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
29/02/2024 - - - To be filed To be filed
28/02/2023 25/01/2023 $58,410 $59,094
28/02/2022 13/02/2022 $53,732 $40,648
28/02/2021 25/02/2021 $42,499 $26,739
29/02/2020 29/12/2019 $38,378 $32,218
28/02/2019 5/12/2018 $32,504 $32,009
28/02/2018 4/12/2017 $14,460 $16,272
28/02/2017 28/02/2017 $14,335 $16,259
29/02/2016 15/01/2016 $14,027 $14,431
28/02/2015 21/01/2015 $19,053 $17,142

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
John Hawkins Secretary 16/11/2022
Andrew Millar Committee Member 17/11/2021
Ian Walls President 17/11/2021
Alan Moore Treasurer 29/10/2014

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Karyn Dance Secretary 19/11/2022
Rachel O’Carroll Vice President 1/10/2022
Jo Curtis President 17/11/2021
Dawn Kirk Secretary 28/10/2020
Paul Furborough president 30/10/2019
Nelson Boustead secretary 25/10/2017
Alistair Phillips Committee member 26/10/2016
Bruce Jensen President 26/10/2016
Ian Walls committee member 26/10/2016
Jo Curtis Committee member 26/10/2016

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)
19/11/2022 NOC026
19/11/2022 NOC025
30/10/2022 NOC024
1/12/2021 NOC022
25/02/2021 NOC020
11/06/2019 NOC018
15/10/2018 NOC016
18/01/2016 NOC013
22/01/2015 NOC012
21/01/2014 NOC011

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