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Charity Summary

Charity Details

Order of St John Great Barrier Island
St John

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

Private Bag 14902
St John Great Barrier Island Area Committee
21 Medland Road
Great Barrier Island

Charity's other details

09 526 0528 ext 8464
09 579 3281

Group Members

Below are all the members of St John. Click into the individual members below to view their charity summary.

Member Charities
Kaikoura St. John Foundation Trust
Order of St John Great Barrier Island
St John Alexandra Area Committee
St John Ambulance Financial Control Board - Timaru
St John Amuri Area Committee
St John Ashburton Area Committee
St John Banks Peninsula Area Committee
St John Bay Of Islands Area Committee
St John Benneydale Area Committee
The Priory In New Zealand of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem

Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

St John is a charity with the mission to prevent and relieve sickness and injury, and to act to enhance the health and wellbeing of all people throughout New Zealand. St John is at the frontline of medical responses, providing Ambulance Services to nearly 90% of New Zealanders, treating and transporting more than 400,000 patients every year. The charity is also part of the broader landscape of health and social care in New Zealand, through provision of first aid training, event medical services, medical alarms, youth programmes and a wide range of community programmes.

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

Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)


Education / training / research, Emergency / disaster relief, Care / protection of animals, Fund-raising, Promotion of volunteering

General public

Children / young people, Older people, Animals, People with disabilities, Migrants / refugees

Entity Structure

As part of the worldwide Order of St John, a Priory Trust Board appoints the Chief Executive who maintains relationships with key funders and government agencies, and is supported by the Executive Leadership Group. Regional Trust Boards oversee the delivery of services and products within their geographical areas, and each appoints a General Manager who leads a regional management team. Regional Trust Boards also oversee the Area Committees in their region.

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 a notice of change form with their amended rules on 4 February 2016 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005.

Please note: This charity is a member of a Group which submits Consolidated Annual Returns. To view these Annual Returns on the Group Summary click here. Any Annual Returns listed below were submitted when this charity was a single entity.

Due Date Date Submitted Total Income Total Expenditure Financial Statements Annual Return Summary
31/12/2020 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2019 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2018 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2017 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2016 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2015 Member of 'St John' group - click here to view Annual Return
31/12/2014 2/10/2014 $14,315 $7,513

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Dorothy Merle White Committee Member 1/07/2019
Tonia Schaef Committee Member 17/06/2019
Diana Simpson Committee Member 8/05/2019
Carol Ellen Comer Committee Member 25/06/2017
Janene Hunsdale Committee Chair 23/09/2015

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Rachael Crawford Committee Member 31/08/2020
Adam Johnson Committee Member 8/05/2019
Teara Stephens-Walker Committee Treasurer 24/04/2018
Steve Kendall Rep Community Health Trust 14/02/2016

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)
9/04/2020 NOC008
1/10/2019 NOC006
14/11/2018 NOC004
9/11/2017 NOC003

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