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Charity Details

Rapid Relief Team (RRT) NZ Limited

Registration details

December 31

Address for service

P O Box 5206
Terrace End
Palmerston North
5 Noel Rodgers Place
Palmerston North

Charity's other details

0800 100 972
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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The charitable purpose of RRT is set out in clause 5 of the Constitution: the relief of such poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, disability, destitution or helplessness as arouses pity or compassion in the community.

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

Other (please state)

(RRT offers quality catering assistance to charitable and government organisations confronting some of life's greatest challenges, including emergencies, homelessness, youth, health and disability.)

Other (please state)

(We have four areas of focus: Emergency/Disaster relief, Health and Disability, as well as Homelessness and Youth)

Other (please state)

(Children/youth, persons with health or disability challenges, homeless persons, those affected by disasters and emergency personnel are all supported through various organisations and charities. )

Entity Structure

RRT is managed by a board of directors and is supported by a devoted team of regional and team leaders in 41 locations around New Zealand. Our network of volunteer personnel each have dedicated roles and responsibilities, and are fully trained in our standard operating procedures. A full organisational chart is published in our annual report. To ensure a consistent level of support across operations, RRT operates teams of similar sizes, who work to a given standard and established protocols.

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
30/06/2020 - - - - To be filed
31/12/2019 23/12/2019 $908,260 $580,995
30/09/2018 27/09/2018 $395,822 $282,590
30/09/2017 22/12/2017 $682,377 $404,608
= Balance Date Change
- This Annual Return will cover 9 months from 1 April 2019 to 31 December 2019.

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Kingsley Clement Smith Director 12/10/2018
Cameron James Prestidge Director 8/03/2016
Daniel Richard Blampied Director 8/03/2016
Daniel John Steele Director 8/03/2016
Edward Mark Davis Director 8/03/2016
Jeffrey Kelvin Wearmouth Director 8/03/2016
John Gilbert Hewetson Director 8/03/2016
Matthew Derek Smith Director 8/03/2016
Milton John How Director 8/03/2016

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Andrew Jeremy Anderson Director 3/10/2018

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)
10/01/2020 NOC006
7/01/2019 NOC004
21/12/2017 NOC001

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