Marie Stopes International Australia (ABN 79 082 496 697) is a charity registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission and is part of the Marie Stopes International global partnership.
Funds raised go to support programs in the Asia Pacific region, also known as the Pacific Asia region (PAT region). Country programs considered part of the PAT region may change.
Marie Stopes International Australia operates the Marie Stopes International Australia Overseas Development Fund which is endorsed by the Australian Tax Office as an Item 1 Deductible Gift Recipient.
As an Item 1 Deductible Tax Recipient, donations to the Marie Stopes International Australia Overseas Fund, which are $2 or more, are tax-deductible.
Donors should be mindful that a payment is considered a gift by the Australian Tax Office if it has all of the following characteristics:
- The donor transfers money or property;
- The donor makes the transfer voluntarily;
- The transfer arises by way of benefaction; and
- The donor does not materially benefit from the gift.
If a tax receipt is requested by a donor, it will include the name of our organisation, our organisation’s Australian Business Number and stipulate that the receipt is for a gift.
We will reasonably endeavour to ensure a tax receipt, if requested, is issued to a donor within 14 days.
We cannot provide any guarantee that your donation will be used for the Marie Stopes International Australia charity program chosen by you at the time your donation is made. At the time your donation is received by us, we assess which of our charity programs require funding and allocate your donation accordingly.
Marie Stopes International Australia provides you with an opportunity to manage your recurring donations through your website login. It is your responsibility to ensure that your personal information and payment information is correct at all times. Marie Stopes International Australia does not take any responsibility for your failure to update your personal information and payment information.