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Recently registered charity

Japan House London Trust

This charity has been recently registered - it does not need to update its information until 10 months after its first financial period ends.

Charity no. 1179626 Company no. 11491073

Contact details

  • Tel: 02073061663

Public address

  • Japan House London, 101-111 Kensington High Street, London, W8 5SA

Aims & activities

Makes grants to charitable projects and organisations (particularly Japan House London) and carries out activities which advance the culture (both traditional and modern), institutions, people, heritage, history and language of Japan.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

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

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information

Charitable objects

3.1 THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT: 3.1.1 TO ADVANCE THE CULTURE (BOTH TRADITIONAL AND MODERN), INSTITUTIONS, PEOPLE, HERITAGE, HISTORY AND LANGUAGE OF JAPAN, AND ALSO OF JAPAN'S INTELLECTUAL, ARTISTIC, SCIENTIFIC AND ECONOMIC LIFE; 3.1.2 TO PROMOTE CULTURAL RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN PEOPLE IN JAPAN AND PEOPLE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM; 3.1.3 TO PROMOTE LEARNING AND ADVANCE ALL FORMS OF EDUCATION RELATING TO JAPAN; 3.1.4 TO PROMOTE RESEARCH IN ANY OF THE ABOVE AND TO PUBLISH THE USEFUL RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH; AND 3.1.5 THE FURTHERANCE OF SUCH OTHER EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE OBJECTS AS THE TRUSTEES IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION MAY DETERMINE. 3.2 NOTHING IN THESE ARTICLES SHALL AUTHORISE AN APPLICATION OF THE CHARITY'S PROPERTY FOR PURPOSES THAT ARE NOT CHARITABLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 7 OF THE CHARITIES AND TRUSTEE INVESTMENT (SCOTLAND) ACT 2005 AND/OR SECTION 2 OF THE CHARITIES ACT (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2008.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 30 JUL 2018

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
  • 9 Trustees
  • Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Sir Michael Roger Gifford City Music Foundation Up-to-date
Maria Bjornson Memorial Fund Up-to-date
Sedbergh School Up-to-date
St Paul's Cathedral Foundation Up-to-date
Phillida Anne Purvis Mbe Japan Arena Up-to-date
Solar Links Initiative Up-to-date
Satoru Yoshida The Japan Society Up-to-date
Keshini Navaratnam None on record
Sir David Alexander Warren Kcmg Oxford Literary And Debating Union Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Christopher Francis Patten Of Barnes Ch Pc None on record
Takanori Sazaki None on record
His Excellency Yasumasa Nagamine None on record
Hirohiko Miyata None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales