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The School Library Association, SC039453
Registered charity from 26-03-2008
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity
1 Pine Court
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied
This shows whether the address supplied by the charity is their principal office or the address of one of the charity's trustees. Where the charity tells us that the address is a charity trustee's address, we must publish the name.
Is this the Principal Office or a Charity Trustee’s address:
The charity's website address. This is a hyperlink to the charity's website.
Current status of the charity
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation.
Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is
UK and overseas
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating
Main Operating Location:
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose. Charities were asked to identify at least one charitable purpose which applied to their activities.
The advancement of education
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies
Children / young people
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these
It carries out activities or services itself
These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects.
To encourage for educational and recreational ends the provision organisation and use of libraries in schools and colleges. To advise on the training and qualifications of School Librarians, to establish courses and other forms of training in School Librarianship and to award diplomas and other certificates of competence therein PROVIDED ALWAYS that no diploma or certificate issued by the Association shall contain any statement expressing or implying that it is granted by or under the authority of the Board of Trade or any Governmental Department or Authority. To provide and maintain libraries for the purpose of promoting the objects of the Association. To print publish and distribute books magazines periodicals and publications of all kinds with a view to promoting the objects of the Association, and in particular to print and publish the periodical known as The School Librarian. To purchase or by any other means acquire hire and take option over any property whatever, and any rights or privileges of any kind over or in respect of any property. To improve, manage, construct, repair, develop, exchange, let on lease or otherwise, mortgage, charge, sell, dispose of, turn to account, grant licences, options, rights and privileges in respect of, or otherwise deal with all or any part of the property and rights of the Association. To undertake and execute any trust which may lawfully be undertaken by the Association and may be conducive to its objects. To borrow or raise money for the purposes of the Association on such terms and on such security as may be thought fit and take and accept any gift of money property or other assets whether subject to any special trust or not. To invest the moneys of the Association not immediately required for its purpose or upon such investments, securities or property as may be thought fit, but so that moneys subject or representing property subject to the jurisdiction of the Charity Commissioners for England
Income / Expenditure totals
Income and Expenditure figures are only available for all charities from June 2012. Prior to this, the data capture of expenditure figures depended on the type of form the charity completed.
Annual Return Submission History
The end of the financial year for which accounts and information has been requested
The gross income for the period
The date OSCR sent the return to the charity
The date the return was validated by OSCR
Charity Accounts and Constitutions
OSCR does not publish this information on the website. The public have the right to the following information under s.23 (1) (a) and (b) of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 from the charity directly:
a copy of the charity's latest statement of account
a copy of the charity's constitution.
Please contact the charity directly to request this information.
Details of charity trustees
OSCR does not keep a register of Scottish Charity Trustees. This is not one of our statutory functions or something that we are resourced to do. Information about Scottish Charities should be available from the trustees' report of the charity's annual accounts. Please contact the charity directly using the above search to find this information
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