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Data for financial year ending 05 April 2018

Manchester Tech Trust

  • Income

    £207.5K

  • Spending

    £230.2K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1164681 Company no. 09640814

Contact details

Public address

  • C/O Addleshaw Goddard, One St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 3DE

Aims & activities

To promote commerce and industry, in particular the information technology and digital industries and information and technology and digital aspects of commerce and industry generally in Greater Manchester and the north west of England, for the public benefit.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Accounts and trustees' annual report

05 Apr 2018 (612KB)
05 Apr 2017 (532KB)

Charitable objects

A. TO PROMOTE COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY, IN PARTICULAR THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DIGITAL INDUSTRIES AND INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY AND DIGITAL ASPECTS OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY GENERALLY IN GREATER MANCHESTER AND THE NORTH WEST OF ENGLAND (TOGETHER REFERRED TO AS “THE SECTOR” AND “THE AREA OF BENEFIT”), FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY: 1. PROMOTING AND ADVANCING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MORE OPEN BUSINESS COMMUNITY, INCLUDING STAKEHOLDERS IN THE PUBLIC, PRIVATE AND EDUCATION SECTORS AND BY FACILITATING GREATER ACCESS TO, AND SHARING OF, RESOURCES AND KNOWLEDGE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; 2. PROMOTING AND ADVANCING THE TRAINING AND EDUCATION OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE IN GENERAL, AND OF PEOPLE OF ANY AGE WHO ARE EMPLOYED OR INTENDING TO BE EMPLOYED IN THE SECTOR; 3. PROMOTING RESEARCH INTO SKILL LEVELS AND SKILLS GAPS WITHIN THE SECTOR AND THE PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS OF THAT RESEARCH AND COLLABORATING WITH PUBLIC AUTHORITIES AND UNIVERSITIES TO ALLEVIATE SUCH GAPS FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; 4. PROMOTING RESEARCH INTO AVAILABLE SOURCES OF FINANCE WHETHER IN THE FORM OF CAPITAL INVESTMENT, LOANS OR GRANTS TO ASSIST PEOPLE WANTING TO START AND GROW THEIR OWN BUSINESSES AND PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS OF THAT RESEARCH FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; 5. PROMOTING RESEARCH INTO AVAILABLE SOURCES OF ADVICE AND MENTORING, AFFORDABLE WORKING SPACES AND OTHER SERVICES TO ASSIST PEOPLE WANTING TO START AND GROW THEIR OWN BUSINESSES AND PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS OF THAT RESEARCH FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; 6. PROMOTING RESEARCH INTO BEST PRACTICE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SIMILAR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DIGITAL INDUSTRIES COMMUNITIES INTERNATIONALLY, TO BUILD CLOSER LINKS WITH SUCH COMMUNITIES, AND PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS OF THAT RESEARCH FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY FURTHERING THIS OBJECT THE COMPANY WILL SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGE, BY CHARITABLE MEANS, INWARD INVESTMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE SECTOR AND IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT. B. TO FURTHER SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES, AS SHALL BE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES, AS THE TRUSTEES SHALL DECIDE IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 16 JUN 2015 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 03/12/2015

Area of benefit

Nationally

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 2 Trustees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Neil Mcarthur (Chair) The Hamilton Davies Trust Up-to-date
Richard Michael Young None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales