Formed in 2018, following the devastating Edgecumbe flood the year prior that saw over 1,000 animals left behind in need of rescue, Animal Evac New Zealand (Kararehe Whakawatea) is a charity comprised of a grass roots network of volunteers nation-wide who are trained in animal disaster response to support civil defence and emergency services during times of need, to ensure all animals are protected from harm.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides services (e.g. care / counselling)
Provides advice / information / advocacy, Provides human resources (e.g. staff / volunteers)
Care / protection of animals
Emergency / disaster relief, Promotion of volunteering
Charitable Trust Board established under the Charitable Trusts Act 1957.
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.
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.