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Charity Summary

Charity Details

The SPCA Trust

Registration details

June 30
Name change history
Name Effective Date
The Auckland SPCA Trust 15/02/2008
The SPCA Trust 24/10/2017

Address for service

PO Box 3015
C/- Bendall and Cant Limited
Level 7, 61 High Street
Auckland Central

Charity's other details

(09) 3092040

Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The protection of animals and the prevention of cruelty to animals

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

Other (please state)


Care / protection of animals

Fund-raising, Investments

Other (please state)

(Royal New Zealand Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Incorporated and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Auckland Incorporated)

Entity Structure


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 by 31 December 2008 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 December 2009.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2021 - - - To be filed To be filed
31/12/2020 25/11/2020 $1,269,352 $1,090,189
31/12/2019 14/11/2019 $2,415,852 $590,265
31/12/2018 3/12/2018 $1,717,838 $1,089,752
31/12/2017 21/11/2017 $1,893,382 $1,073,180
31/12/2016 16/01/2017 $1,022,222 $78,012
31/12/2015 17/12/2015 $5,038,010 $64,713
31/12/2014 27/08/2014 $4,905,854 $59,883
31/12/2013 2/09/2013 $4,942,476 $1,114,928
31/12/2012 6/09/2012 $2,424,711 $716,378

Annual return table statuses:

• Not paid – We have not matched a payment with the Annual Return.
• Processing – We have to do some work in the background to process the Annual Return.
• Not required – This charity was deregistered for this year, and the annual return is not required.
• If there is no entry, the charity may have made a request to have the information withheld for public interest reasons.

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Benjamin D'Arcy Palmer Trustee 20/07/2016
Gordon Trainer Trustee 7/11/2011
Don Bendall Trustee 29/03/1987
Mark Vickerman Trustee 29/03/1987

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Bob Kerridge Trustee 5/12/2017

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)
24/10/2018 NOC010
21/02/2018 NOC009
21/07/2016 NOC006
8/11/2011 NOC003
14/07/2010 NOC002

Charity Documents