skip to main content

Beta This is a prototype - your feedback will help us improve it

up-to-date

Data for financial year ending 30 September 2017

The Officers' Association

  • Income

    £3.3M

  • Spending

    £4.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 201321 Company no. RC000389

Contact details

Public address

  • The Officers' Association, Mountbarrow House, 6-20 Elizabeth Street, London, SW1W 9RB

Aims & activities

The Officers' Association promotes the welfare of those who have held a commission in HM Armed Services and their dependants by relieving distress through the provision of grants and advice and helping to establish former officers in civilian employment.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

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

Income and Endowments:

£3.3M

* £1.1M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£4.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £42.0K Own use assets
  • £16.7M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.8M Other assets
  • £536.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Charitable spending ratios

126%
100%
0%

Charitable objects

RELIEF OF DISTRESS AMONG EX-OFFICERS OF H.M. FORCES THEIR WIDOWS AND DEPENDANTS, AND TO AID AND ASSIST AND PROMOTE THE INTERESTS OF ALL SUCH PERSONS IN SUCH WAYS AS ARE LEGALLY CHARITABLE AND TO RE-ESTABLISH EX-OFFICERS OF OUR FORCES IN CIVIL LIFE.

Governing document

ROYAL CHARTER DATED 30 JUNE 1921 AS AMENDED 26 FEBRUARY 1964, 16 JULY 1996 AND 30 JULY 1996, AS AMENDED 17 SEPTEMBER 1996 AND 17 MAY 2000. AS AMENDED ON 26/02/2015

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 14 Trustees
  • 36 Employees
  • 736 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Major General Martin Rutledge Cb Obe The Army Dependants' Trust Up-to-date
Alastair Singleton Jp Compton Dando Church Estate Trust Up-to-date
Partis College Up-to-date
Deanne Thomas Beverley Minster Old Fund Up-to-date
Jonathan Holdsworth None on record
Richard Sankey None on record
Alex Spofforth Ba Fca (Chair) Musicians Benevolent Fund Up-to-date
Air Vice-Marshal Steven Chisnall Cb The Victory (Services) Association Limited Up-to-date
Dr Calum Mcarthur Combat Stress Up-to-date
Poole Hospital Nhs Foundation Trust Charitable Fund Up-to-date
Mrs Diana Stephenson None on record
Commander John Lea Rn None on record
Ben Farrell Mbe None on record
Ryan Daniel Sinclair None on record
Air Commodore Catherine Coton None on record
Ramnik Saund None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belize
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Costa Rica
  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Isle Of Man
  • Kenya
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • New Zealand
  • Northern Ireland
  • Philippines
  • Slovakia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Throughout England And Wales
  • United States
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe