Lutheran Church Of Australia Inc

Lutheran Church Of Australia Inc is a large-scale charity established in 1965. Their main activity is registered as religious activities primarily serving general community in australia.

The Lutheran Church of Australia is the lead entity for the Lutheran Church denomination in Australia and New Zealand. It provides pastoral leadership, direction, resources, training, and administration to the Lutheran denomination. Its constituents are the member jurisdictions throughout Australia and New Zealand and all Lutheran congregations, ministries, and entities that adhere to its faith, confessional objects are considered members under its hierarchy, During the year to 31 December 2019 the entity received contributions from various jurisdictional budgets and used these funds to resource the church in various ministries, including its tertiary college.

Lutheran Church Of Australia Inc

Who They Help

  • General community in Australia



Total employee expenses: $5,356,410 (45% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $107,128.

Revenue vs Expenses

Lutheran Church Of Australia Inc has seen an average annual growth of 2% in revenue versus a 2% p.a. increase in expenses.

Grants given out in 2019 for use within Australia: $2,803,369
Grants given out in 2019 for use outside of Australia: $284,417

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2019, Lutheran Church Of Australia Inc has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.52. This is considered slightly riskier than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Faye Schmidt
Board Member
Possibly also represents: Lca Insurance Fund.
John Henderson
Also represents: Lca Insurance Fund.
Charmaine Harch
Board Member
Nigel Long
Tania Nelson
Timothy Wiebusch
Board Member
Paul Argyle
Board Member
Peter Zweck
Board Member
Possibly also represents: St Pauls Lutheran Church Henty.
Andrew Pfeiffer
Board Member
Possibly also represents: St Peter's Lutheran Church Blackwood.
Peter Schirmer
Melvin Zerner
Board Member
Also represents: Openbook Publishers.
Timothy Stringer
Board Member

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction. (Fund name: LUTHERAN CHURCH OF AUSTRALIA DISASTER AND WELFARE FUND).

Office Address
197 Archer St
North Adelaide
SA 5006
Operating States
Operating Countries
Burundi, Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, Singapore, Myanmar
Entity Type
Other Incorporated Entity

Other incorporated entity includes an entity that has the same characteristics as a company but is not incorporated as a corporation's law company. This category includes: a branch of an overseas company not incorporated in Australia (often the name ends in corporation) incorporated associations which are incorporated under a State Act incorporated charitable institutions

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