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Charity Details

Dhammachai International Research Institute

Registration details

December 31

Address for service

399 George Street
North Dunedin

Charity's other details

Organisation with a focus on the following communities:


Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Clauses 4.1 (a - m), 4.2 and 5.1 of the Dhammachai International Research Institute Trust Deed dated 14 May 2009.

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

Provides religious services / activities

Sponsors / undertakes research

Education / training / research

Religious activities

General public

Entity Structure

We have a head office based in Auckland and branches throughout New Zealand. Our trust deed states that we must have between two and six trustees. We currently have four trustees that constitute our governance board, including four executive positions: one director, two deputy general secretaries and one treasurer/secretary. We are affiliated with 60th Dhammachai Education Foundation of New Zealand and the Dhammakaya International Society of New Zealand.

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.

For Year Ended Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2023 30/06/2024 - - - To be filed To be filed
31/12/2022 30/06/2023 4/07/2023 $62,704 $145,454 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2021 30/06/2022 29/06/2022 $147,735 $157,706 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2020 30/06/2021 29/06/2021 $206,475 $264,408 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2019 30/06/2020 26/06/2020 $207,057 $244,039 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2018 30/06/2019 6/08/2019 $471,984 $143,586 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2017 30/06/2018 2/07/2018 $533,378 $184,146 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif
31/12/2016 30/06/2017 30/08/2017 $1,566 $360 load annual return's financial documents spinner gif

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Phramaha Sutham Kaewkhen Chairperson 9/08/2022
Potheng Srey Deputy Chairperson 9/08/2022
Kruawan Nabchid Treasurer 1/01/2020
Darunee Noomuen General Secretary 14/05/2009
Satit Tuamsombun Deputy General Secretary 14/05/2009

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Prasitchai Aksonnit Executive Committee and Researcher 9/08/2022
Phra Palad Sudham Tiravanich Chairman 7/07/2022
Serm Kongwatana Deputy General Secretary 1/01/2020

Charity Updates

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16/08/2022 NOC010
16/08/2022 NOC009
3/01/2022 NOC007

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