Australia

Documents relating to the Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Watch Tower Society in Australia.

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Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religions (VICTORIA)

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Child Abuse Royal Commission (AUSTRALIA)

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Watchtower Society Corporate and Business Activities

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia – official company extract ASIC – March 16, 2013 (9 pages) – pdf

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia – Company Summary (2013) – pdf

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia trading as Jehovah’s Witnesses – Current 2013 details for ABN 42 002 861 225 (2013) – pdf

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia – Historical details for ABN 42 002 861 225 (2013) – pdf

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia trading as Watchtower Travel – official ASIC extract (2013) – pdf

Watchtower Travel – (Australia) registered business name – R5660342 (2013) – pdf

Jehovah’s Witnesses Congregations – Company Summary (2013) – pdf

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia – official Corporate Governance form – 2011 – list of directors – pdf 

Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia – Statement of Comprehensive Income – 2011 (including 2010) – pdf

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Senate Investigation

Australian Senate Investigation – Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade – Watchtower Society appearance (October 15, 1999) – see pages 61-78 – pdf

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Taxation Submission

A Submission by the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Australia on behalf of Jehovah’s Witnesses to the Australian Government “Inquiry into the Definition of Charities and Related Organisations” – 2001 – pdf

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Royal Commission Into Child Abuse

November 12, 2012 – Establishment of Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse _ Press Statement_Prime Minister of Australia – pdf

November 12, 2012 – Establishment of Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse_Transcript of Press Conference _ Prime Minister of Australia – pdf

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For documents relating to child abuse and the 2011/2012 criminal prosecution of the Governing Body of Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Watch Tower Society over breaches of child protection laws see the JW Leaks page:

Child Abuse

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Open Letter from the Children in the Traralgon Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses to the Governing Body of Jehovah’s Witnesses

“An Open Letter from the Children of Jehovah’s Witnesses to the Governing Body of Jehovah’s Witnesses” – January 2012 – Traralgon Congregation – re: child abuse – pdf

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