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Youth Arts New Zealand

Registration details

March 31

Address for service

23 Hadfield Street
Beach Haven

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Youth Arts New Zealand is a creative social enterprise that connects, showcases and develops the next generation of creative New Zealanders. Our vision is for an interconnected, resilient and equitable youth creative sector in Aotearoa. The primary purpose of YANZ is to establish a launchpad to kickstart creative careers for young New Zealanders.

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

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)

Arts / culture / heritage

Children / young people

Entity Structure

Youth Arts New Zealand is a charitable trust governed by a Board of Trustees and comprised of a team of contractors and volunteers, led by the Chief Executive. YANZ is a creative social enterprise, deriving the majority of its income through trading and project funding.

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.


This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return for the year ending 31 March 2019 under section 43 of the Charities Act 2005.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
30/09/2020 14/07/2020 $20,442 $19,055
30/09/2019 - - - - Exemption

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Josephine Ann McNaught Trustee 12/06/2020
Samantha Bettina Witters Trustee 12/06/2020
Stacey Briar Ogg Trustee 12/06/2020
Tania Marie Jones Chair 12/06/2020
Tosswell Grumley Trustee 12/06/2020
Matthew Oliver John Goldsworthy CEO & Founding Trustee 21/12/2018

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Harrison Courtney Sugrue Creative Director & Co-founder 17/06/2020
Zak Vin Devey Director of Communications and Content, Co-founder 17/06/2020

Charity Updates

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Date Created Reference View Summary (.pdf <1MB)
15/02/2019 NOC001

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