Marine Conservation Society

Charity first registered in the UK on 28/08/1991 no: 1004005
Charities Commission data

This charity employs 66 people and has 18319 volunteers.

image/logo for MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY

UN Sustainable Development Goals
14 Life below Water

What it does

Education/training
Arts/culture/heritage/science
Animals
Environment/conservation/heritage

How it works

Provides ServicesProvides Advocacy/advice/informationSponsors Or Undertakes Research

Where it operates

Throughout England And Wales, Scotland, Turks And Caicos Islands

Who it helps

The General Public/mankind


Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 4 grant making charities totalling £385,995

When Amount Donor To be used for
31/10/2018 £240,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards the salary and other costs of the Chief Executive during the first phase of a new strategy to place the organisation at the centre of conservation efforts to restore UK seas.
28/02/2018 £9,900 Sussex Community Foundation Marine Conservation Society protects our seas, shores and marine life. Funding was provided to help them raise awareness of Kingmere Marine Conservation Zone through their website and permanent interactive signs along the seafront.
31/10/2017 £15,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards the costs of a communications campaign between a number of marine conservation organisations to secure greater commitment from the UK Government towards protection of the seas.
28/02/2017 £21,095 Nesta Join In Stay In programme grant to THE MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY Grant Ref AC00590
31/05/2015 £100,000 Dulverton Trust Core Programme Funding

Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers
31/03/2018 £2,741,171 £3,138,630 -£397,459 2 66 18319
31/03/2017 £2,460,369 £3,237,058 -£776,689 £1,885,526 4 58 835
31/03/2016 £2,888,594 £2,630,708 £257,886 £2,580,719 8 54 525
31/03/2015 £2,206,263 £2,399,242 -£192,979 £2,351,243 8 50 456
31/03/2014 £2,034,745 £2,469,466 -£434,721 £2,497,564 9 57 400
31/03/2013 £1,815,695 £2,655,491 -£839,796 £2,917,586 10 58 9000
31/03/2012 £4,879,240 £2,458,100 £2,421,140 £3,690,232 15 47 0
31/03/2011 £2,177,149 £1,854,766 £322,383 £1,254,744 7 34 0
31/03/2010 £1,341,827 £1,428,305 -£86,478 £932,361 7 30 0
31/03/2009 £1,429,817 £1,199,049 £230,768 £1,018,839 10 27 0
31/03/2008 £1,210,547 £1,123,521 £87,026 £788,071 8 24 0
31/03/2007 £971,042 £1,001,099 -£30,057 £700,879 8 24 10000
31/03/2006 £1,020,333 £916,372 £103,961 0
31/03/2005 £805,460 £686,411 £119,049 0
31/03/2004 £728,578 £695,796 £32,782 0

Trustees

This charity has 10 registered trustees.

  • Alexander John Diebler Wilson
  • Giles Peter Foster Robertson
  • Hugh Jonathan Earle Raven
  • James Hugh Marsden
  • Leigh Sheridan Morris
  • Mark Haviland
  • Professor David Glyn Kipling
  • Stephen Anthony Gray
  • Susan Ronaldson
  • Tara Ann Aldwin
Objectives

TO UNDERTAKE AND PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION, IMPROVEMENT AND ECOLOGICALLY SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF THE MARINE AND FRESHWATER ENVIRONMENT INCLUDING ASSOCIATED LAND, SHORELINE AND STRUCTURES.