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Charity Details

Our Seas Our Future Charitable Trust
Our Seas Our Future, OSOF

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

43 Campbells Road
Pine Hill

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Our Seas Our Future (OSOF) aims to protect New Zealand’s coastal and marine ecosystems through advocacy, education, and environmental stewardship, ensuring that they are managed sustainably and protected for future generations.

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

Other (please state)

(Education and Services)

Environment / conservation

General public

Entity Structure

OSOF is a non-profit marine conservation organisation with a nationwide focus. OSOF currently operates as a volunteer driven initiative, focusing on coastal and marine conservation, environmental education, and community engagement projects. OSOF is active nationwide.

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
31/12/2022 - - - To be filed To be filed
31/12/2021 12/01/2022 $6,006 $2,904
31/12/2020 31/12/2020 $13,592 $6,564
31/12/2019 11/10/2019 $6,431 $3,294
31/12/2018 3/09/2018 $2,483 $41
31/01/2018 21/01/2018 $317 $0

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Andrew Blewden Trustee 7/06/2022
Myles Snaddon Trustee 7/06/2022
Janice ChiFen Huang Trustee 25/09/2021
Noel Jhinku Trustee 29/07/2016

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Jane Catherine Barron Trustee 23/03/2022
Gregory Paul Nelson Trustee 22/03/2022
George Alan Daniel Paul Connolly Trustee 3/03/2022
Megan Joyce Blakie Trustee 24/08/2021
Hannah Charlotte Checkley Trustee 31/05/2021
Maarten Magielse Trustee 31/05/2021
William Claude Meadows Trustee 31/05/2021
Yuin Khai Foong Trustee 12/06/2020
William Tait-Jamieson Trustee 16/03/2020
Jill Ford Trustee 3/02/2020

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)
27/06/2022 NOC031
22/06/2022 NOC030
8/06/2022 NOC029
6/06/2022 NOC028
25/04/2022 NOC027
13/03/2022 NOC026
14/02/2022 NOC025
1/06/2021 NOC023
13/05/2021 NOC022
2/09/2020 NOC020

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