Make a donation

The Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust is registered with the Charities Commission, Number CC22822. Unspecified donations for the work of the Trust are greatly appreciated all year round. You can make donations either:


Visit our secure online donation page.

You can also manage your recurring donations.

Bank transfer

You can make a safe and secure payment through your mobile banking app or online through our bank’s website. Add Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust to your ‘payee’ list with our details below. When making a payment, remember to add your name as the ‘particulars’ and note if your payment is a donation or subscription as the ‘reference’.

Bank: SBS Bank
Bank Address: Dunedin Branch, George Street, Dunedin
Account Name: Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust
Account Number:  03 1355  0549558  00

Overseas donations

Overseas donations can be made through our website or you can pay directly into our bank account above using the Swift Code: WPACNZ2W

Tax rebates

The Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust is listed with ‘donee organisation status’ under Section LD3 of the Tax Act 2007, and is registered with the Charities Commission, Number CC22822. Therefore donations made to the Trust over $5 are eligible for a tax rebate (Section KC 5(4) of the Income Tax Act 1994).

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If you have donated to us in the past 4 years you may be eligible for a donation rebate of 33.33%.

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Thank you for your support and for any further donations made through Supergenerous regifting.


Please do not send donations to the Trust in the form of a cheque. From 25 June 2021 New Zealand banks no longer receive cheques. Only foreign cheques of over NZ$500 will be accepted.
Please use the other methods of internet banking or donating via our website to continue supporting us.


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