Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Inc

Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Inc is a large-scale charity established in 2008. Their main activity is registered as voluntarism primarily serving general community in australia.

1. To function as a non-profit association whose Members comprise Volunteer Fire Brigades registered by the Country Fire Authority under the Country Fire Authority Act (1958) and its Regulations. 2. To liaise and consult on the operation of the Volunteer Charter in the interests of CFA volunteers about all matters which might reasonably be expected to affect them. The Volunteer Charter is an agreed tripartite commitment between the State of Victoria, the CFA, and CFA Volunteers, committing the State of Victoria and the CFA to consultation with volunteers about all matters which might reasonably be expected to affect volunteers. VFBV represents its Members and CFA Volunteers in that consultation process. 3. To assist in maintaining high morale, ongoing health and welfare of CFA volunteer members and their families 4. Support CFA volunteers experiencing personal financial hardship/crisis by providing small welfare grants that may assist in alleviating stresses impacting on the individuals ability to maintain their involvement as a volunteer. 5. Preserve and strengthen CFAs community and volunteer based foundations by enabling members of CFA brigades to consider and bring to the notice of CFA all matters affecting their welfare and efficiency (other than questions of discipline and promotion). 6. To promote to CFA volunteers the comprehensive support services available to them including but not limited to: legal assistance, OH&S, equity and diversity, counselling and welfare, training, employment support and compensation for accidents, injuries and illness. 7. To develop awareness, respect and support for CFA volunteers and their fundamental and pivotal role in the CFA as a community based, volunteer based fire and emergency service for the people of Victoria. 8. To take any other action as determined by the Association Board consistent with these purposes. 9. To maintain and pursue a balanced focus on issues affecting CFA volunteers across all brigades from all risk profiles.

Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Inc

Who They Help

  • General community in Australia



Total employee expenses: $924,177 (45% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $92,418.

Revenue vs Expenses

Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Inc has seen an average annual decline of -1% in revenue versus a -2% p.a. decrease in expenses.

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Inc has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.17. This is considered safer than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Samantha Rothman
Graeme Jilbert
Board Member
Howard Smith
Board Member
Possibly also represents: The Business Concierge Ltd.
Andrew Cusack
David Sidebottom
Board Member
William Maltby
Board Member
Adam Barnett
Elizabeth Burnett
Board Member
Jan Cleary
Board Member
Nevyn Jones
Walcott Greg
Board Member

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status
Not endorsed.

Donations are not tax deductible.

Office Address
Se 9 24 Lakeside Dr
Burwood East
Operating States
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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