Where Your Money Goes



We partner with grassroots organisations involved with development, relief and advocacy projects which focus on the poorest and most marginalised people and give priority to their rights, interests, needs and capacities.

Disbursements in the latest audited financial year:

Of TEAR Australia’s overall income, 7% covers administrative costs, 4% is spent on fundraising, and 89% is spent on the international and domestic development programs, and empowering people within Australia to respond to poverty and injustice. View our annual report and financial statements.

The percentage for Projects and Community Education includes the Funds to International Programs (71%), Program Support Costs (7%), Domestic Programs Expenditure (2%) and Community Education (9%). 

  • TEAR Australia is fully accredited with The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) which manages the Australian Government's overseas aid program, and
  • A signatory to the Australian Council For International Development Code of Conduct.
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