To advance education specifically in all forms of the field of art, for the regions public benefit, not for private profit.
To promote, encourage, advance and develop the arts, awareness, understanding and appreciation thereof by all people in the region and in New Zealand
To increase opportunities for people in the region to have access to the arts, so that the cultural heritage of the region and of NZ is enriched.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides advice / information / advocacy
Arts / culture / heritage
Children / young people, Other charities, Voluntary bodies other than charities, Older people, People with disabilities, People of a certain ethnic / racial origin, Family / whanau, Migrants / refugees
The governing Trust Board has a minimum of 7 trustees and a maximum of 9 trustees. The term of appointment of trustees will be for a period of 3 years, except in the case of the first trustees. Any trustee will be eligible for re-appointment for upto a maximum of three consecutive terms. The trust Board has appointed a CEO. A further 5 staff are employed.
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.