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Data for financial year ending 31 July 2019

University Of Southampton Students' Union

  • Income

    £6.7M

  • Spending

    £6.8M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1148683 Company no. 08034371

Contact details

Public address

  • Students' Union, Building 42, University Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Aims & activities

Promoting the interests and welfare of members at the University of Southampton representing, supporting and advising members being the recognised representative channel between members and the University and others providing social, cultural, sporting activities and forums for discussions and debate for its members; involving members in their wider community and raising funds for other charities.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur sport
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Human rights/religious or racial harmony/equality or diversity
  • Recreation
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£6.7M

Expenditure:

£6.8M

Assets and liabilities

  • £584.8K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £-0.4M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.5M Other assets
  • £815.5K 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

101%
100%
0%

Charitable objects

THE UNION'S OBJECTS (THE OBJECTS) ARE THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY: 1) PROMOTING THE INTERESTS AND WELFARE OF MEMBERS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON (THE UNIVERSITY) DURING THEIR COURSE OF STUDY AND REPRESENTING, SUPPORTING AND ADVISING MEMBERS; 2) BEING THE RECOGNISED REPRESENTATIVE CHANNEL BETWEEN MEMBERS AND THE UNIVERSITY AND ANY OTHER EXTERNAL BODIES; 3) PROVIDING SOCIAL, CULTURAL, SPORTING AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND FORUMS FOR DISCUSSIONS AND DEBATE FOR THE PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT OF ITS MEMBERS; 4) PROMOTING AND FACILITATING STUDENTS' INVOLVEMENT IN THEIR WIDER COMMUNITY; AND 5) RAISING FUNDS FOR OTHER CHARITABLE ORGANISATIONS

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 17/04/2012 as amended on 15 May 2019

Area of benefit

Local

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other Regulators

Financial Conduct Authority

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.

  • 5 Trustees
  • 271 Employees
  • 1,910 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
James Anderson None on record
Stuart Ian Maister None on record
Olivia Reed (Chair) None on record
Rebecca Emma Self None on record
Nathaniel Ogunniyi None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Hampshire
  • Isle Of Wight
  • Southampton City