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Charity Details

Destiny Church Hamilton

Registration details

February 28

Address for service

PO Box 12388
Chartwell Square
Flat 5
550 Te Rapa Road
Te Rapa

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

To build a great spirit-filled church that would be both redemptive and creative in all it's expressions, impacting the city of Hamilton, the Waikato, New Zealand and the world for Jesus Christ.

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

Provides religious services / activities

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling), Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides human resources (e.g. staff / volunteers), Provides buildings / facilities / open space

Religious activities

Education / training / research, Community development, Social services, Arts / culture / heritage, Fund-raising, People with disabilities, Promotion of volunteering

Religious groups

Children / young people, Other charities, Voluntary bodies other than charities, Older people, People with disabilities, People of a certain ethnic / racial origin, General public, Family / whanau, Migrants / refugees

Entity Structure

Trust structure: we currently have four trustees that constitute our governance board, including two senior pastors and two elders. Operational structure: our operations are managed by a team of three employees. We employ two senior pastors and an office administrator. Volunteers support us with our various activities throughout the year.

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
31/08/2022 16/08/2022 $857,477 $766,721
31/12/2021 8/12/2021 $765,194 $731,399
31/10/2020 31/10/2020 $717,373 $661,910
31/08/2019 30/08/2019 $742,206 $660,711
31/08/2018 31/08/2018 $610,092 $519,826
31/08/2017 31/08/2017 $578,894 $604,928
31/08/2016 27/08/2016 $494,582 $399,624
31/08/2015 9/09/2015 $449,406 $394,240
31/08/2014 2/10/2014 $447,714 $404,513
31/08/2013 30/08/2013 $469,916 $425,027

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Destry Te Rongopai Murphy Trustee 2/06/2013
Shanon Makaro Marsters Trustee 2/06/2013
Alison Kay Ferris Pastor 14/02/2002
John James Ferris Senior Pastor 14/02/2002

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Ben Fraser Stanton Trustee 1/12/2021
Richard Charles Lewis Trustee 17/09/2013
Leon Wharewehe Samuels Trustee 2/06/2013
Samuel Brian Francis Tamaki Trustee 2/06/2013
Jean Pearl Hunt Trustee 26/06/2012
Peter Roy Hunt Trustee 26/06/2012

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)
29/08/2016 NOC007
17/12/2013 NOC006
30/08/2013 AR006
30/08/2012 AR005

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