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GetUp! relies entirely on small donations from the public to operate. We receive no government funding. Your generous donation will help build a better, fairer Australia.

Your regular contributions will give GetUp the ability to plan effectively, allowing us to campaign for long-term progressive change. Become a Core Member with regular donations and help build a better, fairer Australia.

GetUp keeps its internal costs down with a small team of staff, backed up by a larger team of dedicated volunteers. All donations go to our extensive campaign activities, like paid media and designing new interactive technology to get more progressive voices heard across Australia.

We have a policy of financial transparency, so each year we are externally audited and we will post on the website a breakdown of our expenditures.

Due to our legal standing as a political organisation, donations to GetUp don't qualify as tax-deductible. GetUp is strictly independent of government funding. As such we are dependent upon donations from members to maintain our advocacy and campaigning. Sorry if this causes any inconvenience.


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Under the current laws, donations to GetUp are not tax-deductible. This is an important measure to ensure that GetUp's campaign and advocacy work remain independent of government funds.
Yes, there are a number of other ways you can donate to Getup:
  • Via phone: To donate via the phone, please call on 02 9211 4400
  • Via mail: To donate via mail, simply fill out our donation form here. Please make your cheque or money orders out to 'GetUp Ltd' and post to
  • GetUp Ltd
    Reply Paid A105
    Sydney South
    NSW 1235
  • PayPal: If you would like to donate via PayPal, our account name is
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