CBSF as a legal entity

  • CBSF is listed as a public company with limited guarantee through the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).  
  • CBSF's ABN is: 35 160 445 090  
  • CBSF is recognised as a charitable organisation with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
  • CBSF is accredited as an endorsed tax concession charity with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).
  • CBSF became operational in March, 2013 and is based at Ross House, Melbourne CBD.


CBSF Board

The board comprises 3 directors and a secretary:

Patrick Moore:   

President of the Macular Vision Loss Support Society of Australia (MVLSSA) and recently stepped down from the Board at the Council of the Ageing (COTA). Patrick lives with macular degeneration and CBS.

Anna Kats:        

Bilingual clinical social worker in the aged care sector.

Scot Muirden:   

Degrees in psychology and social work. Experience in psychiatry and vision impairment.

Dean Errez:      

Economics degree with expertise in the banking sector - especially financial risk - and is our current treasurer.