Genesis School-gen Trust Donations​

  1. General Information
    1. The Genesis School-gen Trust (Trust) is registered with the Charities Commission (CC56571) and is also incorporated under the Charities Trusts Act 1957. Find out more info about the trust https://www.genesisschoolgentrust.org.nz/faq/

  2. Donations
    1. Donations to the Genesis School-gen Trust can be made by setting up a monthly recurring donation to the Trust by calling 0800 436 025, via the option in Energy IQ, or via invite in an email.
    2. Genesis will apply a monthly charge to your Genesis bill for the amount of your chosen donation until cancelled. Your first donation will be charged on your next applicable full month’s bill.
    3. Your selected Genesis School-gen Trust donation will recur monthly until it is cancelled or changed by you.
    4. You must have the bill payer’s / account holder’s permission to set up and amend donations.
    5. 100% of the donations collected will be transferred to the Trust.

  3. Changing or cancelling your Genesis School-gen Trust donation
    1. You can change the amount of, or cancel, your Genesis School-gen Trust donation at any time by calling 0800 436 025 and following the prompts, or via the option in Energy IQ.
    2. The updated donation amount will take effect from the first bill issued in the next calendar month. Your new Genesis School-gen Trust donation amount will recur monthly until it is cancelled by you.
    3. Cancelling your donation will take effect from the first bill issued in the next calendar month. If your bill is issued before this time, it may still contain the donation charge. This can only be reversed by contacting Genesis by telephone, online chat or email before payment is made. Any donation amounts that have been paid are non-refundable.

  4. General
    1. If you see a Genesis School-gen Trust donation on your bill that you did not authorise, please notify us immediately by telephone, online chat or email.
    2. Donations are not included in any Genesis prompt payment discount.
    3. You will not be charged any late payment fee in respect of any donation, however if you fail to pay your donation in any month, this will be added to your following months Genesis bill.

  5. Tax certificates
    1. All donation amounts are exempt from GST.
    2. The Genesis School-gen Trust will provide an IRD approved tax rebate certificate (Charities Commission Registration Number CC56571) after 31 March each year to cover all donations made to the Trust during the past 12 months. It is worth putting in a tax claim for all donations over $5 as the Government will refund 1/3 of the amount donated.