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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Viridor Credits Environmental Company

  • Income

    £7.5M

  • Spending

    £7.4M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1096538 Company no. 4293742

Contact details

Public address

  • Aintree House, Blackbrook Park Avenue, Taunton, TA1 2PX

Aims & activities

Distribution of the Landfill Communities Fund in accordance with the Landfill Tax Regulations

What the charity does

  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur sport
  • Animals
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Recreation

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£7.5M

Expenditure:

£7.4M

Assets and liabilities

  • £81.9K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.3M Other assets
  • £4.9M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable spending ratios

100%
100%
0%

Charitable objects

1.1.1 TO ACT AS SOLE DISTRIBUTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL BODY FOR VIRIDOR WASTE MANAGEMENT LANDFILL TAX CREDIT SCHEME FUNDING. 1.1.2 TO PROMOTE, ENHANCE, IMPROVE, PROTECT AND CONSERVE THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT, ITS BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY AND ITS NATURAL BEAUTY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM PARTICULARLY THROUGH THE PROVISION, CONSERVATION, RESTORATION OR ENHANCEMENT OF A NATURAL HABITAT OR THE MAINTENANCE OR RECOVERY OF A SPECIES IN ITS NATURAL HABITAT. 1.1.3 THE RECLAMATION, REMEDIATION OR RESTORATION OF ANY LAND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM THE USE OF WHICH FOR ANY ECONOMIC, SOCIAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL PURPOSE HAS BEEN PREVENTED OR RESTRICTED BECAUSE OF CARRYING ON OF AN ACTIVITY ON THE LAND WHICH HAS CEASED OR ANY OTHER OPERATION INTENDED TO FACILITATE ECONOMIC, SOCIAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL USE OF SUCH LAND SUBJECT TO REGULATION 33(3) OF THE REGULATIONS. 1.1.4 THE CARRYING OUT OF OPERATIONS INTENDED TO (A) PREVENT OR REDUCE ANY POTENTIAL FOR POLLUTION OR (B) TO REMEDY OR MITIGATE THE EFFECTS OF ANY POLLUTION THAT HAS BEEN CAUSED IN EACH CASE IN RELATION TO ANY SUCH LAND THE CONDITION OF WHICH, BY REASON OF THE CARRYING ON OF AN ACTIVITY ON THE LAND WHICH HAS CEASED, IS SUCH THAT POLLUTION, (WHETHER OF THAT LAND OR NOT) IS BEING OR MAY BE CAUSED SUBJECT IN BOTH CASES TO REGULATION 33(3) OF THE REGULATIONS. 1.1.5 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, EDUCATION OR COLLECTION AND DISSEMINATION OF THE INFORMATION ABOUT WASTE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES GENERALLY FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENCOURAGING THE USE OF MORE SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. 1.1.6 THE PROVISION, MAINTENANCE OR IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC PARKS OR OTHER PUBLIC AMENITIES WHICH ARE FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND ARE IN THE VICINITY OF A LANDFILL SITE PROVIDED THAT THE PROVISION OF THE PARK OR AMENITY IS NOT REQUIRED AS A CONDITION OF ANY PLANNING PERMISSION OR OTHER STATUTORY CONSENT OR APPROVAL GRANTED ON THE APPLICATION OF ANY PERSON MAKING A QUALIFYING CONTRIBUTION TO THE CHARITY WITHIN THE MEANING OF THE REGULATIONS OR ANY MODIFICATION OR REPLACEMENT THEREOF OR BY A TERM OF AGREEMENT MADE UNDER SECTION 106 OF THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 TO WHICH SUCH A PERSON IS PARTY. 1.1.7 WHERE IT IS FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT, THE MAINTENANCE, REPAIR OR RESTORATION OF A BUILDING OR OTHER STRUCTURE WHICH: (A) IS A PLACE OF RELIGIOUS WORSHIP OR OF HISTORIC OR ARCHITECTURAL INTEREST; (B) IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; AND (C) IS SITUATED IN THE VICINITY OF A LANDFILL SITE PROVIDED SUCH MAINTENANCE, REPAIR OR RESTORATION IS NOTE REQUIRED AS A CONDITION OF ANY PLANNING PERMISSION OR OTHER STATUTORY CONSENT OR APPROVAL GRANTED ON THE APPLICATION OF ANY PERSON MAKING A QUALIFYING CONTRIBUTION TO THE CHARITY WITHIN THE MEANING OF THE REGULATIONS OR ANY MODIFICATION OR REPLACEMENT THEREOF OR BY A TERM OF AN AGREEMENT MADE UNDER SECTION 106 OF THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 TO WHICH A PERSON IS A PARTY. 1.1.8 THE PROVISION OF FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATION AND OTHER SIMILAR SERVICES TO ORGANISATIONS APPROVED AS ENVIRONMENTAL BODIES BY ENTRUST AND WHICH ARE WITHIN THE REGULATIONS OR ANY MODIFICATION OR REPLACEMENT THEREOF. 1.1.9 TO BE AN APPROVED BODY WITH THE REGULATIONS OR ANY MODIFICATION OR REPLACEMENT THEREOF.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 17/02/2003 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 04/04/2013

Area of benefit

Not Defined. In Practice United Kingdom

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Viridor Credits
Viridor Credtis

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales