In New Zealand, Greenpeace lost their charity status in 2010 because of advocate illegal acts.
‘Greenpeace New Zealand is fighting to gain charitable status after it was turned down by the Charities Commission for advocating peace and indirectly encouraging illegal activity.”
In 1989, Greenpeace lost it’s charity status in Canada amid concerns the organization was not providing a discernible benefit to the public.
Sea Shepherd Society is a registered charity in the following countries only. Everywhere else they either didn’t get charity status or they lost it.