Payroll Giving – for employers

Payroll giving enables your employees to donate to YMCA South & Mid Canterbury directly from their pay through your organisation’s payroll.

It’s a simple and easy way to help us with our vital fundraising, plus employees receive an immediate 33% tax rebate. For example, if an employee donates $15 to YMCA South & Mid Canterbury through payroll giving, their take-home pay will reduce by only $10.00 As an employer, you can be eligible to offer this benefit to your staff if you lodge your monthly schedule and deduction form electronically with IRD.

Why choose YMCA South & Mid Canterbury as your charity

Making a difference to your local community.
Brings the spirit of giving to your company culture and ‘feel good’ factor that comes from giving.
Access to a wider audience, through publicity opportunities offered by YMCA South & Mid Canterbury.
Fulfilment of your company’s vision and values – social responsibility is part of becoming a more sustainable business

How to sign up for payroll giving

Firstly you can only offer payroll giving to your employees if you electronically file your IRD employer monthly schedule and deduction form.
Then you need to register for payroll giving with the IRD. You can request a registration form by emailing
As part of your registration with IRD you need to select YMCA South & Mid Canterbury to be the recipient of your funds. To do this you will require the following information
Our legal name: Young Men’s Christian Association of Souht and Mid Canterbury Incorporated. Our normal operating name: YMCA South & Mid Canterbury Charities commission number: CC26739 IRD Donee number: 049-280-009 Our bank account number: 03 0887 0311546 00 Our bank/branch: Westpac Banking Corporation, Timaru
Now you are signed up for Payroll giving for YMCA South & Mud Canterbury through IRD any funds collected will be sent through to YMCA South & Mid Canterbury
To get the most out of your Payroll giving, let us know that you have chosen to donate by emailing it through to us at