Members of the SIA are being offered the opportunity to make a donation to the Research and Development Fund. The donations will be placed into the SIA "Research and Development Fund" bank account, it is proposed the funds in this account must be used for Research and Development purposes only. This is to further progress one of the objects of the Safety Institute of Australia which is "to research and develop health and safety procedures and practices". It is proposed that grants for safety related research will be issued from this Fund.
Please note that as the SIA is not a deductible gift recipient donations to this Research and Development Fund are not non-tax deductible. This fund donation is not part of your membership renewal and that while you may receive a work related tax deduction for your membership renewal your donation will be invoiced separately (there may be opportunity for you to have the whole amount reimbursed by your employer at their discretion).
To donate to the SIA "Research and Development Fund", you can make a bank transfer to the following bank account, please remember to include your full name as the reference with your bank transfer to enable us to provide you with a Tax invoice and register your donation. Alternatively you can include your donation with your membership fee renewal transaction on your credit card and we will transfer the amount donated to the "Research and Development Fund" bank account for you.
Account Name: Safety Institute of Australia Ltd - Research and Development Fund
Account Number: 814404
If you have any queries, please contact the SIA National office on 03 83361995.