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Data for financial year ending 31 July 2018

The Architectural Association (Incorporated)

  • Income

    £18.9M

  • Spending

    £18.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 311083 Company no. 171402

Contact details

Public address

  • 36 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3ES

Aims & activities

For the public benefit to promote and afford facilities for the study of Architecture by the establishment and carrying on of a School of Architecture, the founding of scholarships and the giving of prizes, by provision of lectures and classes; the formation of a library and museum; the organisation of visits the production and circulation of periodicals and other publications.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals

Income and Endowments:

£18.9M

* £8.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£18.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £21.5M Own use assets
  • £63.0K Long term investments
  • £464.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £6.6M Other assets
  • £15.2M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

96%
98%
4%

Charitable objects

FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT TO PROMOTE AND AFFORD FACILITIES FOR THE STUDY OF ARCHITECTURE BY THE CARRYING ON OF A SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE; THE FOUNDING OF SCHOLARSHIPS AND GIVING OF PRIZES BY THE PROVISION OF LECTURES AND CLASSES AND SUCH OTHER METHODS CONSISTENT WITH THE PRIMARY OBJECT OF THE CHARITY.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION DATED 1920 AS AMENDED 16 AUGUST 1963, 7 DECEMBER 2009, 17 JANUARY 2011, AND 25 JANUARY 2016 AND 27 JULY 2017

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

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

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 12 Trustees
  • 288 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Victoria Thornton Friba (Chair) None on record
Dr Mary Bishop British Accreditation Council For Independent Further And Higher Education Up-to-date
Rory Sherlock None on record
Nicholas Viner Jw3 Trust Limited Up-to-date
Catherine Du Toit None on record
David Gibson Fauna & Flora International Up-to-date
Professor Mohammad Dastbaz Lamda Ltd Up-to-date
Joel Newman None on record
Eva Franch I Gilabert None on record
George Sawtell None on record
Sam Jacob None on record
Trevor Morriss None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales