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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Army Dependants' Trust

  • Income

    £1.9M

  • Spending

    £1.7M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1064522

Contact details

Public address

  • Adt, Upavon Station, Trenchard Lines, Upavon, Pewsey, SN96BE

Aims & activities

1. To promote the efficiency of the Army by providing immediate financial relief of persons who are in a condition of need, hardship or distress and are the dependants or next of kin of a deceased soldier or officer. 2. If and insofar as trustees cannot apply the income for the object above, they will apply it in making grants to the ABF The Soldiers' Charity for their general purposes.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Armed forces/emergency service efficiency

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£1.9M

* £2.0M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£1.7M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.2K Own use assets
  • £25.3M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.7M Other assets
  • £20.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

87%
1%
12%

Charitable objects

THE OBJECT OF THE CHARITY IS THE PROMOTION OF THE EFFICIENCY OF THE ARMY THROUGH THE RELIEF OF DEPENDANTS OF DECEASED SOLDIERS OR OFFICERS IN THE FOLLOWING ORDER OF PRIORITY: (A) THE DEPENDANTS OF DECEASED MEMBERS OF THE CHARITY; (B) THE DEPENDANTS OF DECEASED SOLDIERS OR OFFICERS. (2) THE TRUSTEES MAY ASSIST DEPENDANTS BY: (A) THE PROVISION OF IMMEDIATE GRANTS; AND (B) THE RELIEF OF DEPENDANTS WHO ARE IN NEED BY VIRTUE OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP, SICKNESS, DISABILITY OR THE EFFECTS OF OLD AGE THROUGH THE PROVISION OF GRANTS, LOANS, GIFTS, PENSIONS OR OTHERWISE. (3) IF AND IN SO FAR AS THE INCOME IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THE OBJECT IN SUB CLAUSE (1) ABOVE, THE TRUSTEES MAY APPLY IT: (A) IN MAKING GRANTS TO THE ARMY BENEVOLENT FUND (211645) FOR ITS GENERAL PURPOSES; OR (B) FOR THE BENEFIT OF PERSONS WHO ARE SERVING OR WHO HAVE SERVED IN THE BRITISH ARMY, OR THEIR DEPENDANTS, IN ANY CHARITABLE WAYS.

Governing document

SCHEME OF THE CHARITY COMMISSION DATED 19 FEBRUARY 2009

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Adt

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Paying staff
  • 8 Trustees
  • 2 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Major General Martin Rutledge Cb Obe The Officers' Association Up-to-date
Col Newton Astbury The Royal Yeomanry Regimental Association Up-to-date
Brigadier Ivan Jones (Chair) None on record
Brigadier Martyn Gamble None on record
Brigadier Christopher Coles The Queen's Royal Hussars (The Queen's Own And Royal Irish) Regimental Charity Up-to-date
The Queen's Royal Hussars Collection Trust Up-to-date
Sara Wall-Baade None on record
Colonel Michael Sykes None on record
Brian Alvin None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales