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Charity Details

Our Seas Our Future Charitable Trust
Our Seas Our Future, OSOF

Registration details

June 30

Address for service

43 Campbells Road
Pine Hill

Charity's other details

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Purpose & Structure

Charitable Purpose

Our Seas Our Future (OSOF) aims to protect New Zealand’s coastal and marine ecosystems through advocacy, education, and environmental stewardship, ensuring that they are managed sustainably and protected for future generations.

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

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(Education and Services)

Environment / conservation

General public

Entity Structure

OSOF is a non-profit marine conservation organisation with a nationwide focus. OSOF currently operates as a volunteer driven initiative, focusing on coastal and marine conservation, environmental education, and community engagement projects. We have active representation in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington, Hawke's Bay, and Auckland.

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
31/12/2020 - - - - To be filed
31/12/2019 11/10/2019 $6,431 $3,294
31/12/2018 3/09/2018 $2,483 $41
31/01/2018 21/01/2018 $317 $0

Officer Details


Officer Name Position Effective Date
Hannah Charlotte Checkley Trustee 20/08/2020
William Claude Meadows Trustee 20/08/2020
Megan Joyce Blakie Trustee 29/06/2020
Maarten Magielse Trustee 26/05/2020
George Alan Daniel Paul Connolly Trustee 1/04/2020
Noel Jhinku Trustee 29/07/2016

Past Officers

Officer Name Position Past Since
Yuin Khai Foong Trustee 12/06/2020
William Tait-Jamieson Trustee 16/03/2020
Jill Ford Trustee 3/02/2020
James Tremlett Trustee 16/06/2019
Madeline Ruth Seaman Trustee 5/04/2019
Rebecca Bird Trustee 30/10/2018
George William Arthur-Amohau Trustee 2/09/2018
Carole French Trustee 14/07/2018

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)
2/09/2020 NOC020
2/09/2020 NOC019
30/06/2020 NOC018
12/06/2020 NOC017
26/05/2020 NOC016
3/02/2020 NOC015
16/10/2019 NOC014
22/06/2019 NOC012
6/05/2019 NOC011
8/04/2019 NOC010

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