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Charity Details

Animal Evac New Zealand Trust Board
Animal Evac NZ

Registration details

March 31

Address for service

PO Box 216
14 Cassley Crescent

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Formed in 2018, following the devastating Edgecumbe flood the year prior that saw over 1,000 animals left behind in need of rescue, Animal Evac New Zealand (Kararehe Whakawatea) is a charity comprised of a grass roots network of volunteers nation-wide who are trained in animal disaster response to support civil defence and emergency services during times of need, to ensure all animals are protected from harm.

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

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)

Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides human resources (e.g. staff / volunteers)

Care / protection of animals

Emergency / disaster relief, Promotion of volunteering


General public

Entity Structure

Charitable Trust Board established under the Charitable Trusts Act 1957.

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
30/09/2023 - - - To be filed To be filed
30/09/2022 30/09/2022 $38,804 $50,064
30/09/2021 30/09/2021 $35,103 $41,135
30/09/2020 29/09/2020 $111,469 $77,186
30/09/2019 16/07/2019 $37,676 $29,325

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Julia Margaret Vahry Trustee 29/11/2022
Richard Graham Briggs Trustee 29/11/2022
Tony Chauncey Philippe Sutorius Chairperson 29/11/2022
Pinky Shah Secretary 11/09/2022
Stephen Glassey Patron 17/01/2021
Anne-Marie Lynch Treasurer 12/11/2019
Evan Michael Collins Trustee 9/06/2019
Mark James Anderson Trustee 10/03/2019

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Casandra Mealey Trustee 8/06/2022
Cathryn Sarah Bridge Deputy Chair 23/05/2022
Julia Wells Trustee 1/10/2020
Clare Justine Marks Secretary and Trustee 26/01/2020
Bryce James Wigodsky Trustee 15/01/2020
Stephen Glassey Chairman 12/11/2019
Janna-Lee Gwendoline Holbrooke Roach Trustee 11/11/2019
Wendy Qian Xu Treasurer & Trustee 11/11/2019
Theresa Ann Parkin Secretary & Trustee 12/10/2019

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)
1/12/2022 NOC018
3/09/2022 NOC016
16/01/2021 NOC014
16/01/2021 NOC013
3/12/2019 NOC010
26/11/2019 NOC009
17/10/2019 NOC008
23/09/2019 NOC007
29/06/2019 NOC005
10/06/2019 NOC004

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