The Croydon Astronomical Society is registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation - 1187803
Governance and Committee
The society is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation and is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales – registration number 1187803.
Our Constitution sets out the overall governance framework of the society. In particular the Constitution sets out the objects of the society which are:
To advance education in the science of astronomy and related subjects for the public benefit in Croydon and the surrounding area by
The day to day operation of the society is run by its Committee. The Committee consists of up to ten charity trustees. The key offices of the Committee are the Chair, Treasurer and Secretary and the other offices are Vice-Chair, Programme Secretary, Outreach Co-ordinator and Membership Secretary.
The Committee has set out detailed rules, policies, information and etiquette in the following documents:
Laptop and TV at the Observatory (instructions)
Draft AGM minutes 2021
Link to past editions of Altair, the Society’s journal
History of the Society (to follow)