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Charity Details

The Waiheke Resources Trust
Waiheke Resources Trust

Registration details

June 30
Name change history
Name Effective Date
The Waste Resource Trust 30/06/2008
The Waiheke Resources Trust 7/02/2011

Address for service

Waiheke Sustainability Centre
0 Mako Street
Oneroa, Waiheke Island

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

The purpose of the Waiheke Resources Trust are to: Undertake projects and programmes which maximise sustainable practice on Waiheke. Provide the Waiheke community with information, inspiration, innovation, exemplars and education to make ethical, effective and powerful decisions in respect of sustainability. Undertake and generate community development initiatives, including community activism, on Waiheke for the benefit of people and our environment. Provide training and assist people on Waiheke to gain knowledge and skills in sustainable practice. Develop a model for small communities in sustainable practice. Promote, support and connect sustainability networks Undertake and support study and research in sustainability and, where appropriate, to publish the results. Provide a working environment that fosters cohesiveness, belonging, innovation, upskilling, and fun.

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

Provides advice / information / advocacy

Sponsors / undertakes research, Acts as an umbrella / resource body, Provides human resources (e.g. staff / volunteers), education to schools, community organisations and households

Environment / conservation

Education / training / research, Community development, Employment, Economic development

General public

Entity Structure

The Waiheke Resources Trust is a charitable trust comprised of seven board members in total with two serving as co-chairs. The Waiheke office is run by a general manager who reports to the board monthly.

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
28/02/2021 17/03/2021 $588,147 $556,814
31/12/2019 16/10/2019 $456,103 $451,948
31/12/2018 12/12/2018 $461,605 $409,449
31/12/2017 14/01/2018 $315,180 $302,249
31/12/2016 19/07/2017 $336,304 $315,601
31/12/2015 2/01/2016 $136,710 $127,481
31/12/2014 28/07/2015 $78,464 $75,441
31/12/2013 28/12/2013 $49,721 $43,726
31/12/2012 7/12/2012 $37,287 $59,887

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
Miro Matariki Fisch trustee 25/01/2021
Steven Alan Northover Trustee 30/11/2020
Pam Oliver Trustee 13/06/2019
Bronwyn Shirley Carruthers Trustee - Chair 26/11/2018
Michael Joao Tavares Trustee 27/04/2014
Bill Kinghorn Trustee 1/05/2006
Ivan Charles Kitson Trustee 15/10/1998
John Matthew Stansfield Trustee 15/10/1998

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Anna Louise Dawson Trustee 20/07/2020
George William Blanchard Trustee 20/06/2014
Michael John Tavares Trustee 27/04/2014
Milly Watkins Board member 30/11/2013
Charlotte Mary Parkes Trustee 30/06/2013
Emma Bowyer-warner Trustee 30/06/2013
Tony King-Turner Board member 30/06/2013
Wendy Lorraine Donald Trustee 30/11/2011
Gordon Shirley Hodson - 10/12/2010
Ian William Anderson Trustee 30/05/2010

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)
16/09/2021 NOC029
14/04/2021 NOC028
28/01/2021 NOC026
28/01/2021 NOC025
15/05/2020 NOC024
15/05/2020 NOC023
10/10/2019 NOC021
19/06/2019 NOC020
17/06/2019 NOC019
13/06/2019 NOC018

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