Financial Services

The Financial Services Team administers the Uniting Church SA's $10m annual budget and provides financial services to Presbytery and Synod departments. Contact us through Reception (08) 8236 4200 or email finance@sa.uca.org.au  to make your general enquiries. 

The Team supports local churches by offering information and assistance to treasurers and ministers.

Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC)

ACNC requirements apply to ALL Uniting Church SA entities that have an ABN, regardless of their size. 

The annual information statement (AIS) is due 6 months after the end of your financial year.

More info: visit the ACNC page>

Congregational Bookkeeping Unit (CBU)

  • Bookkeeping services
  • MYOB software - installation and training
  • General support
  • Consultancy services

More info: visit the Congregational Bookkeeping Unit>

Payroll Bureau Service

  • Payment of all Presbytery and Synod staff and most ministers and lay staff in congregations
  • Superannuation, Return-to-Work and PAYG submissions
  • Annual payment summaries

More info: visit the Payroll Bureau Service>

General accounting

  • Statutory accounts for Presbytery and Synod (Including Parkin Mission, Parkin Trust, RH White, Epworth SA Inc, UAICC, Post Disaster Ministry and many of the Mission Networks)
  • Ministerial Charges
  • GST application

Accounts payable and receivable

  • Mission & Service Fund contributions
  • Donations for specific projects
  • Ecumenical grants
  • Presbytery and Synod accounts
  • Fringe benefit payments