List of organisations with a British royal charter


List of organisations with a British royal charter

List of organisations with a British royal charter is an incomplete list of organisations based both on in and over the United Kingdom and throughout the world, in chronological order, that have received a royal charter from an English, Scottish, or British monarch.

:"See also List organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter, which is an alphabetical list of organisations based in the UK."

System is modelled on the earliest modern French system.

Kingdom of England

13th century

* 1231 University of Cambridge
* 1248 University of Oxford
* 1272 Saddlers' Company
*28-May 1284 Peterhouse, Cambridge

14th century

*10-Mar 1326 Merchant Taylors' Company
*1-Mar 1327 Skinners' Company
*6-Mar 1327 Mayor and Commonalty and Citizens of the City of London
* 1327 Goldsmiths' Company
*6-Aug 1348 Dean and Canons of Windsor
* 1348 Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
*30-Jun 1379 New College, Oxford
*Oct 1382 Winchester College
*13-Jan 1393 Mercers' Company

15th century

*4-Dec 1416 Cutlers' Company
*16-Feb 1428 Grocers' Company
*22-Feb 1437 Brewers' Company
*23-Aug 1437 Vintners' Company
*26-Apr 1439 Cordwainers' Company
* 1444 Leathersellers' Company
*8-May 1453 Armourers' and Brasiers' Company
*13-Oct 1457 Magdalen College, Oxford
*8-Mar 1462 Tallow Chandlers' Company
* 1462 Barbers' Company
*20-Mar 1463 Ironmongers' Company
*16-Feb 1471 Dyers' Company
*20-Jan 1473 Pewterers' Company
* 1474 Corporation of Blacksmith's of Dublin
*16-Aug 1475 St. Catharine's College, Cambridge
*7-Jul 1477 Carpenters' Company
*16-Feb 1483 Wax Chandlers' Company
* 1496 Jesus College, Cambridge

16th century

1500-1549

*10-Mar 1501 Plaisterers' Company
*29-Apr 1501 Coopers' Company
*23-Feb 1504 Poulters' Company
*2-Jul 1509 Bakers' Company
*15-Jan 1512 Brasenose College, Oxford
* 1517 Corpus Christi College, Oxford
*23-Sep 1518 Royal College of Physicians of London
*18-Jan 1528 Clothworkers' Company
* 1532 Bristol Grammar School
*25-Aug 1537 Honourable Artillery Company
* 1539 Colchester Royal Grammar School (Granted a second Charter by Elizabeth I, see below)
* 1541 King's School, Ely
* 1542 Magdalene College, Cambridge
*23-Jul 1545 King Henry VIII School, Coventry
* 1545 Warwick School
* 1547 Trinity College, Cambridge
* 1547 Norwich School, Norwich
*13-Jan 1547 Bethlem Hospital
*13-Jan 1547 Saint Bartholomew's Hospital
* 1549 Pembroke College, Cambridge

1550-1599

*13-May 1550 Sherborne School
* 1550 French Protestant Church of London Charities
*12-Aug 1551 St. Thomas's Hospital
*14-May 1552 Sedbergh School
*17-Jun 1552 King Edward VI Grammar School, Stourbridge
*12-Jul 1552 King Edward's School, Bath
*18-Dec 1552 Society of Merchant Venturers of Bristol
* 1552 Bedford School
* 1552 King Edward's School, Birmingham
* 1552 The King's School, Macclesfield
*26-May 1553 Giggleswick School
*26-Jun 1553 Bridewell Hospital
*26-Jun 1553 Christ's Hospital
* 1553 King Edward VI Grammar School, Southampton
* 1553 Tonbridge School
* 1554 Queen Mary's Grammar School, Walsall
*15-Jul 1555 College of Arms
* 1555 St. John's College, Oxford
*7-Jul 1556 Charity of the Priest and Poor of Ginge Petre in the County of Essex
*4-May 1557 Stationers' Company
*5-Jul 1558 Brentwood School
*21-May 1560 Dean and Chapter of the Collegiate Church of St Peter, Westminster
*28-Feb 1561 Royal Grammar School Worcester
* 1561 Kingston Grammar School, Kingston upon Thames
*25-Oct 1561 Broderers' Company
* 1562 St. Olave's and St. Saviour's Grammar School
*15-Jun 1563 Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Darlington
* 1565 Exeter College, Oxford
* 1565 Highgate School
* 1567 Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Blackburn
*3-Aug 1568 Tylers' and Bricklayers' Company
*12-Oct 1568 Girdlers' Company
*14-Apr 1570 Joiners' Company
* 1571 Blacksmiths' Company
* 1571 Harrow School
*27-Jun 1571 Jesus College, Oxford
*9-Feb 1573 University College, Oxford
* 1574 Cranbrook School
* 1576 Sutton Valence School
*19-Jun 1578 Haberdashers' Company
*19-Jul 1581 Painter-Stainers' Company
* 1584 Colchester Royal Grammar School
* 1584 Uppingham School
* 1585 Queen's College, Oxford
* 1591 Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield
* 1592 Queen Elizabeth's Hospital, Bristol
* 1594 Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge
*3-May 1597 Hospital of St. John the Evangelist and St. Anne in Oakham

17th century

1600s

*22-Mar 1600 Royal Grammar School, Newcastle
* 1603 Oriel College, Oxford
* 1603 Hostmen Company of Freemen of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
*30-Aug 1603 Fishmongers' Company
*17-Dec 1603 Bishop Auckland Grammar School
*2-Aug 1604 Feltmakers' Company
*16-Sep 1605 Butchers' Company
*18-Sep 1605 Gardeners' Company
*9-Jan 1606 Fruiterers' Company
*19-Jan 1606 Drapers Company
*30-Apr 1606 Curriers' Company
*15-May 1607 Salters' Company

1610s

*12-Apr 1611 Plumbers' Company
*22-Jun 1611 Sutton's Hospital in Charterhouse
*20-Dec 1611 Wadham College, Oxford
*13-Sep 1612 Don Baudains (Jersey)
* 1613 Honourable Irish Society
*18-Sep 1614 Founders' Company
* 1615 Wilson's Grammar School
*28-Jan 1617 Scriveners' Company
*6-Dec 1617 Society of Apothecaries of London
*21-Jun 1619 Dulwich College

1620s

* 1621 Bowyers' Company
* 1624 Pembroke College, Oxford
*14-Jun 1626 Upholders' Company
*22-Oct 1628 Playing Card Makers' Company
*16-May 1629 Spectacle Makers' Company

1630s

*3-Jul 1630 Sion College
*8-Jul 1631 Sackville College, East Grinstead
*22-Aug 1631 Clockmakers' Company
*14-Mar 1637 Gunmakers' Company
*12-Jan 1638 Horners' Company
*9-Aug 1638 Distillers' Company
*6-Nov 1638 Glaziers' Company
*10-Sep 1639 The Company of Glovers of the City of London
* 1639 Worshipful Company of Parish Clerks

1650s

*10-Nov 1656 Needlemakers' Company
*13-Jun 1657 Framework Knitters' Company

1660s

*28-Nov 1661 Glass Sellers' Company
*7-Feb 1662 New England Company
*15-Jul 1662 Royal Society
* 1662 Bradford Grammar School
*16-Feb 1663 Cooks' Company
*21-Dec 1663 Innholders' Company
*30-Jun 1664 Royal Scottish Corporation
*18-May 1666 Broadweavers and Clothiers Company of Coventry

1670s

*3-Feb 1670 Wheelwrights' Company
*2-May 1670 Hudsons Bay Company
*2-Aug 1670 Pattenmakers' Company
*29-Dec 1670 Tin Plate Workers' Company
*18-Nov 1672 Trinity House in Kingston-upon-Hull
*17-Jan 1674 Farriers' Company
*31-May 1677 Coachmakers' Company
*17-Dec 1677 Masons' Company
*1-Jul 1678 Corporation of the Sons of the Clergy

1680s

*19-Oct 1681 Company of Merchants of the City of Edinburgh
*8-Jul 1685 Corporation of the Trinity House of Deptford Strond

1690s

*8-Feb 1693 The College of William & Mary
*16-Jun 1693 Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers' Company
*27-Jul 1694 Bank of England

18th century

1700s

*16-Jun 1701 Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
*19-Apr 1706 Grey Coat Hospital in Tothill Fields of the Foundation of Queen Anne

Kingdom of Scotland

1500s

* 1582 University of Edinburgh

Kingdom of Great Britain

18th century

1700s

*17-Nov 1707 Weavers' Company
*22-Dec 1707 Charitable Corporation for the relief of the Industrious Poor
*19-Apr 1709 Fanmakers' Company
*25-May 1709 Society in Scotland for Propagating Christian Knowledge

1710s

*23-May 1711 Blanket Weavers in Witney, Oxfordshire
*3-Dec 1711 Loriners' Company
*29-Jul 1714 Worcester College, Oxford
*24-Jul 1718 French Protestant Hospital
*27-Jul 1719 Music Society for Carrying on Operas and other entertainments

1720s

*22-Jun 1720 London Assurance Corporation
*22-Jun 1720 Royal Exchange Assurance
*1727 The Royal Bank of Scotland
*31-Jul 1729 Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Halifax

1730s

*17-Oct 1739 Foundling Hospital

1740s

*28-Apr 1741 Charity for the Relief of the Widows and Children of the Clergy of Norwich and Norfolk
*13-Apr 1742 Charity for the Relief of the Widows and Children of the Clergy of Suffolk
*5-Jul 11-Oct British Linen Bank
*29-Apr 1747 Governors of the Charity for the relief of the poor Widows and Orphans of Beneficed Clergymen or having Curacys in the County of Essex the Deanery of Braughing and Archdeaconry of St. Albans, County of Hertford and Diocese of London

1750s

*2-Nov 1751 Society of Antiquaries of London
*9-Dec 1758 London Hospital

1760s

*8-Jun 1765 Bethel Hospital, Norwich

1770s

*19-Jun 1773 Carron Company
* 1773 Royal Medical Society
*27-Jan 1774 Society of Advocates in Aberdeen

1780s

*24-Mar 1781 Governors of the possessions etc. of the Free Chapel of Hindon within the parish of East Knoyle, Wiltshire
*29-Mar 1783 Royal Society of Edinburgh
*6-May 1783 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland
*9-Jun 1783 Glasgow Chamber of Commerce and Manufactures
*10-Jul 1786 Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce and Manufactures
*17-May 1787 Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland

1790s

*26-Aug 1790 Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain
*21-Dec 1791 Glasgow Royal Infirmary
*9-Jan 1792 Society for the Benefit of Sons and Daughters of the Clergy of the Church of Scotland
*30-Oct 1794 Christian Faith Society
*6-Jun 1796 Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
*24-Jan 1797 Society of Solicitors in the Supreme Courts of Scotland
*28-Jun 1798 Ayr Academy

19th century

1800s

*13-Jan 1800 Royal Institution of Great Britain
*22-Mar 1800 Royal College of Surgeons of England
*22-Sep 1800 Downing College, Cambridge

United Kingdom

19th century

1800s

*19-Apr 1801 James Gillespie's Hospital and Free School
*26-Mar 1802 Linnean Society of London
*12-May 1802 University of King's College, Halifax, Nova Scotia
*7-Apr 1807 Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary
*17-Apr 1809 Royal Horticultural Society

1810s

*23-May 1817 National Society for Promoting the Education of the Poor in the Principles of the Established Church throughout England and Wales
*13-Jan 1818 Royal Edinburgh Public Dispensary
*19-May 1818 Royal Literary Fund
*8-May 1819 Dundee Royal Infirmary

1820s

* 1820 Faculty of Procurators and Solicitors in Dundee
*31-Mar 1821 McGill University, Montreal
*6-Feb 1824 Edinburgh Academy
*11-Aug 1824 Royal Asiatic Society
*14-Oct 1824 Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society
*1-Nov 1824 Australian Agricultural Company
*9-Dec 1824 Glasgow Royal Mental Hospital
*23-Apr 1825 Geological Society of London
*15-Sep 1825 Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom
*10-Nov 1825 Van Diemen's Land Company
*28-Jun 1826 University Life Assurance Society
*15-Mar 1827 University of Toronto
*2-Aug 1827 Society for the management and distribution of the Artists Fund
*6-Feb 1828 St David's College, Lampeter
*3-Jun 1828 Institution of Civil Engineers
*27-Mar 1829 Zoological Society of London
*14-Aug 1829 King's College London

1830s

*18-Jan 1830 General Lying in Hospital
*23-Jun 1830 Royal Academy of Music
*7-Mar 1831 Royal Astronomical Society
*6-Aug 1832 Cambridge Philosophical Society
*30-Sep 1834 Royal Medical and Chirugical Society of London
*3-May 1836 Society of Licensed Victuallers
*28-Nov 1836 University of London
*11-Jan 1837 Royal Institute of British Architects
*1-Jun 1837 University of Durham
*7-Jun 1837 Company of Stationers of Glasgow
*26-Apr 1838 Royal Naval Benevolent Society
*13-Aug 1838 Royal Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture & Architecture
*26-Aug 1839 Mauritius Commercial Bank

1840s

*26-Mar 1840 Royal Agricultural Society of England
*29-Jan 1840 Pacific Steam Navigation Company
*1-Aug 1840 Society of Solicitors of Banffshire
*10-Nov 1840 Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
*16-Mar 1841 Bank of Australasia
*16-Oct 1841 Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario
*16-Mar 1842 McLachlan's Free School
*30-Jun 1842 Artists General Benevolent Institution
*15-Dec 1842 Licensed Victuallers Asylum
*18-Feb 1843 Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
*3-Apr 1843 Royal Grammar School Worcester
*27-Apr 1843 Queen Elizabeth's Almshouses Worcester
*18-Jan 1844 Ionian Bank
*8-Mar 1844 Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
*26-Feb 1845 Law Society
*21-Aug 1845 Marlborough College
*13-Jan 1845 Trust and Loan Company of Upper Canada
*30-Jun 1845 Metropolitan Association for Improving the Dwellings of the Industrious Classes
* 1845 Queen's College of Belfast (now Queen's University Belfast)
*3-Feb 1847 Royal Society of British Artists
*20-May 1847 Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. (Royal Society of Arts)
*8-May 1848 Governesses Benevolent Institution
*27-Jun 1848 Missionary College of Saint Augustine Canterbury
*4-Sep 1848 Chemical Society
*16-Dec 1848 College of Preceptors
*1-Mar 1849 Warneford Lunatic Asylum (Oxford)
*30-Jul 1849 Royal British Bank

1850s

*14-Aug 1850 Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851
*12-Dec 1850 Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
*5-May 1851 Educational Institute of Scotland
*23-Oct 1851 Falkland Islands Company
*23-Oct 1851 Leith Chamber of Commerce
*16-Jul 1852 University of Trinity College, Toronto
*8-Dec 1852 Université Laval, Quebec
*5-Apr 1852 General Theatrical Fund Association
*28-Jan 1853 Bishops University, Lennoxville, Quebec
*13-Dec 1853 Wellington College
*13-Jun 1853 Council and Committee of Queen's College
*19-Aug 1853 Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China
*7-Apr 1854 Marylebone Association for Improving the Dwellings of the Industrious Classes
*7-Apr 1854 City of Worcester Association for Building Dwellings for the Labouring Classess
*13-Sep 1854 Society of Accountants in Edinburgh
*18-Oct 1854 London and Eastern Banking Corporation
*7-Feb 1857 Society of Procurators and Solicitors in the City and Country of Perth
*12-Jul 1857 Hospital for Women
*3-Feb 1858 University of Sydney
*14-Mar 1859 University of Melbourne
*11-Jan 1859 Royal Geographical Society
*6-Jul 1859 Benevolent Institution for the Relief of Aged and Infirm Journeymen Tailors
*23-Sep 1859 National Benevolent Institution, founded by the late Peter Herve
*22-Oct 1859 High School of Dundee

1860s

*23-Jan 1860 Royal United Service Institution
*7-Mar 1860 Royal National Lifeboat Institution for the Preservation of Life from Shipwreck
*5-Aug 1861 Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
*20-Nov 1861 Glasgow Art Union
*19-Jul 1862 Salisbury Infirmary
*1-Nov 1862 Asylum for Idiots
*1-Nov 1862 Saint Andrew's College, Bradfield
*3-Feb 1864 Dundee Chamber of Commerce
*3-Feb 1864 Royal Orthopaedic Hospital
*3-Feb 1864 Society for Relief of Widows and Orphans of Medical Men
*7-Apr 1864 Natal Native Trust
*9-Jul 1864 Friend of the Clergy
*9-Jul 1864 Albert Middle Class College in Suffolk
*28-Jul 1864 Haileybury College
*1-Nov 1864 Printers' Pension, Almshouse and Orphan Asylum Corporation
*5-Dec 1865 Meteorological Society
*9-May 1866 Corporation for Middle Class Education in the Metropolis an the Suburbs thereof
*26-Jul 1866 Microscopical Society
*28-Dec 1866 Corporation of the Hall of Arts and Sciences (Royal Albert Hall)
*26-Feb 1867 Preceptor, Patrons and Directors of Baillie's Institution in Glasgow
*4-Nov 1867 Association for the Protection of Commercial Interests as respects Wrecked and Damaged Property
*30-Jul 1868 Crossley Orphan Home and School
*14-Sep 1868 Faculty of Actuaries in Scotland

1870s

*4-Jun 1870 Keble College, Oxford
*6-Jul 1871 Incorporated Lay Body of the Church of England in Jamaica
*17-Mar 1875 Royal Veterinary College
*13-May 1875 Dundee Royal Lunatic Asylum
*23-Oct 1876 North England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers
*7-Feb 1877 Clifton College
*11-Jul 1877 University of the Cape of Good Hope

1880s

*18-Mar 1880 Victoria University (UK)
*24-Mar 1880 Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
*2-Mar 1881 University of Adelaide
*15-Jul 1881 Surveyors' Institution
*31-Jul 1881 Royal College, ColomboSri Lanka
*26-Aug 1881 South Wales Institute of Engineers
*18-Aug 1882 Selwyn College, Cambridge
*18-Aug 1882 Royal Colonial Institute
*20-Apr 1883 Royal College of Music
*23-Aug 1883 Charing Cross Hospital
*12-Dec 1883 Incorporated Society of Law Agents in Scotland
*26-Jun 1884 St. Paul's Hostel, Cambridge
*29-Jul 1884 Institute of Actuaries
*11-Aug 1884 University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire
*29-Nov 1884 Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
*30-Dec 1884 Royal National Hospital for Consumption and Diseases of the Chest on the separate or Cottage principle
*26-Mar 1885 University College of North Wales
*19-May 1885 Queen Charlotte's Lying in Hospital
*19-May 1885 Institute of Chemistry of Great Britain and Ireland
*24-Jun 1885 Entomological Society of London
*8-Mar 1886 Princess Helena College
*14-Jan 1887 Royal Statistical Society
*27-Nov 1887Belfast Royal Academy
*7-Feb 1888 Trustees of the Buchanan Bequest
*7-Feb 1888 Corporation of the Church House
*3-May 1888 Grand Priory of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England
*5-Jul 1889 Royal Historical Society
*23-Jul 1889 University College of Wales, Aberystwyth (now the University of Wales, Aberystwyth)
*19-Aug 1889 Queen Victoria's Jubilee Institute for Nurses
*19-Aug 1889 Imperial Bank of Persia
*15-Oct 1889 British South Africa Company

1890s

*8-Feb 1890 Institute of Journalists
*21-Oct 1890 National Rifle Association
*21-Oct 1890 Rossall School
*21-Oct 1890 St. Peter's College, Radley
*22-Nov 1890 Newspaper Press Fund
*9-May 1891 Royal Provident Fund for Sea Fishermen
*30-Jul 1891 Chartered Institute of Patent Agents (now the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys)
*5-Aug 1892 Governors of the Buchanan Retreat
*16-May 1893 Royal British Nurses Association
*23-Nov 1893 University of Wales
*23-Nov 1893 Royal College of Organists
* 1894 West London Hospital
*11-May 1895 National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
*26-Nov 1897 Queen Victoria Clergy Fund
*17-Feb 1898 Library Association
*19-May 1898 Corporation of the Cranleigh and Bramley Schools
*19-May 1898 Victorian Order of Nurses for Canada
*9-Aug 1898 Royal Blind Ayslum and School, Edinburgh
*7-Mar 1899 St. Andrew's Ambulance Association
*14-Jul 1899 Grand Antiquity Society of Glasgow
*7-Oct 1899 British Home and Hospital for Incurables

20th century

1900s

*3-Mar 1900 University of Birmingham
*17-Sep 1900 City and Guilds of London Institute
*17-Sep 1900 Great Northern Central Hospital
*11-Jun 1902 Carnegie Trustees for the Universities of Scotland
*26-Jul 1902 British Academy for the Promotion of Historical, Philosophical and Philological Studies
*15-Sep 1902 Weavers Society of Anderston
*20-Oct 1902 Chartered Institute of Secretaries of Joint Stock Companies and other Public Bodies
*19-Nov 1902 Royal Economic Society
*16-Feb 1903 Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Incurables
*16-Feb 1903 Royal Society for Home Relief to Incurables, Edinburgh
*9-Jul 1903 Victoria University of Manchester
*9-Jul 1903 University of Liverpool
*9-Jul 1903 Chartered Society of Queen Square
*10-Aug 1903 University College of Nottingham
*11-Feb 1904 Royal Numismatic Society
*21-Apr 1904 University of Leeds
*15-Jul 1904 West India Committee
*10-Aug 1904 British Cotton Growing Association
*24-Oct 1904 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
*29-May 1905 University of Sheffield
*11-Jul 1905 Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
*11-May 1906 British and Foreign School Society
*30-Jun 1906 Institute of Directors
*1-Dec 1906 Hull Royal Infirmary
*11-Feb 1907 Royal Warrant Holders Association
*1-Mar 1907 National Museum of Wales
*1-Mar 1907 National Library of Wales
*1-Jun 1907 Society of Chemical Industry
*6-Jul 1907 Imperial College of Science and Technology
*2-Nov 1907 Royal Society of South Africa
*21-Dec 1908 Bedford College for Women
*1-Aug 1908 British Red Cross Society
*17-May 1909 University of Bristol
*10-Aug 1909 Royal British Colonial Society of Artists

1910s

*22-Apr 1910 Cancer Hospital (Free)
*13-Oct 1910 Association of Deacons of the Fourteen Incorporated Trades of Glasgow
*28-Nov 1910 Institution of Naval Architects
*23-Jan 1911 Royal United Kingdom Beneficent Association
*25-May 1911 Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers
*16-Dec 1911 Scout Association
*17-Jan 1912 Chartered Insurance Institute
*14-May 1912 King Edward the Seventh Welsh National Memorial Association
*14-Jun 1912 British School at Rome
*16-Dec 1912 King Edward VII Sanatorium
*11-Feb 1913 Paton Trust
*24-Jun 1913 Zoological Society of Scotland
*7-Oct 1913 Royal West of England Academy
*14-Oct 1913 Royal Asylum of Montrose
*14-Oct 1913 Montrose Royal Infirmary
*30-Mar 1914 Liverpool Merchants Guild
*7-Jan 1915 Institution of Mining Engineers
*7-Jan 1915 Institution of Mining and Metallurgy
*2-Jun 1915 University of Tasmania
*23-May 1916 School of Oriental Studies, London Institution
*7-Sep 1916 Society for the Promotion of Nature Reserves
*30-Mar 1917 Newnham College, Cambridge
*10-May 1917 Imperial War Graves Commission (now Commonwealth War Graves Commission)
*19-May 1917 Carnegie United Kingdom Trustees
*27-Nov 1917 Queen Mary's Hospital for the East End
*14-Jan 1919 Carnegie Dunfermline and Hero Fund Trustees
*24-Feb 1919 Incorporation of Cordiners in Glasgow
*15-Apr 1919 Representative Body of the Church in Wales
*30-May 1919 Royal Hospital and Home for Incurables, Putney
*9-Dec 1919 Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
*9-Dec 1919 University College of Swansea (now Swansea University)
*20-Dec 1919 King George's Fund for Sailors
*20-Dec 1919 Lord Kitchener National Memorial Fund

1920s

*11-Mar 1920 Leicester Royal Infirmary
*25-Mar 1920 Medical Research Council
*25-Mar 1920 Forestry Commissioners
*17-May 1920 Chamber of Shipping of the United Kingdom
*17-May 1920 Chartered Society of Massage and Medical Gymnastics
*28-Jun 1920 Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
*13-Oct 1920 St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington
*10-Jun 1921 Officers Association
*14-Jul 1921 Medical College of St. Bartholomew's Hospital in the City of London
*10-Aug 1921 Institution of Electrical Engineers
*11-Oct 1921 Empire Forestry Association
*11-Oct 1921 Empire Cotton Growing Corporation
*7-Nov 1921 Institute of British Foundrymen
*13-Dec 1921 Royal Liverpool Seamen's Orphan Institution
*6-Feb 1922 Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children
*3-Mar 1922 Royal Victoria College, Montreal
*3-Mar 1922 Over-Seas League
*1-Apr 1922 Royal Naval Benevolent Trust (Grand Fleet and Kindred Funds)
*5-May 1922 Incorporation of Architects in Scotland
*20-Jun 1922 St. John's Foundation School
*10-Aug 1922 College of Estate Management
*6-Dec 1922 Toc H (Incorporated)
*6-Dec 1922 Girl Guides Association
*29-Jan 1923 Institution of Royal Engineers
*12-Mar 1923 British Institute of Florence
*4-May 1923 Confederation of British Industry
*4-May 1923 Wolverhampton and Staffordshire Hospital
*26-Jun 1923 Cardiff Royal Infirmary
*11-Oct 1923 Dover College
*21-Mar 1924 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
*25-Jun 1924 Royal Life Saving Society
*25-Jul 1924 Girton College, Cambridge
*6-Feb 1925 Textile Institute
*17-Mar 1925 British Legion
*12-Oct 1925 London Playing Fields Society
*12-Oct 1925 Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon
*16-Dec 1925 Soldiers', Sailors' and Airmen's Families Association
*1-Feb 1926 University of Reading
*25-Feb 1926 Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford
*25-Feb 1926 St. Hilda's College, Oxford
*25-Feb 1926 Birkbeck College
*25-Feb 1926 Royal Medico-Psychological Association
*30-Apr 1926 Somerville College, Oxford
*1-Jun 1926 Royal Masonic Institution for Boys
*1-Jun 1926 The Mothers' Union
*28-Jun 1926 Royal Institute of International Affairs
*28-Jun 1926 St. Hugh's College, Oxford
*5-Nov 1926 Institute of Transport
*20-Nov 1926 British Broadcasting Corporation
*14-Dec 1926 National Police Fund
*22-Mar 1928 British Association for the Advancement of Science
*22-Mar 1928 Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
*13-Jul 1928 College of Nursing
*14-Aug 1928 Royal Victoria Hospital, Dundee
*20-Nov 1928 London Homeopathic Hospital
*20-Nov 1928 National Art-Collection Fund
*21-Dec 1928 Malvern College
*29-Jan 1929 Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital
*1-Mar 1929 Howard Leopold Davis Scholarships Trust
*21-Mar 1929 British Engineering Standards Association
*10-May 1929 Indian Church Trustees
*10-May 1929 Institution of Gas Engineers
*5-Jul 1929 Institute of Hygiene
*17-Dec 1929 King George Hospital at Ilford

1930s

*20-Jan 1930 Royal Society for the Relief of Indigent Gentlewomen of Scotland
*28-Mar 1930 Institution of Mechanical Engineers
*28-Jul 1930 King Edwards VII's Hospital for Officers, Sister Agnes Founder
*28-Jul 1930 Honourable Company of Master Mariners
*28-Jul 1930 Oundle School
*28-Jul 1930 East Ham Memorial Hospital
*18-Dec 1930 Welsh National School of Medicine
*29-Jun 1931 British Postgraduate Medical School
*1-Oct 1931 Glasgow Fishmongers Company
*7-Oct 1931 Australian Chemical Institute
*7-Oct 1931 Royal Seamen's Pension Fund
*11-Feb 1932 Universities China Committee in London
*15-Dec 1932 National Playing Fields Association
*16-Mar 1933 Institute of Marine Engineers
*25-May 1933 London Library
*26-Jun 1933 Westfield College, London
*22-Mar 1934 Institution of Structural Engineers
*9-Nov 1934 Queen Mary College
*20-Dec 1934 City of London Maternity Hospital
*21-Feb 1935 Cheltenham Ladies' College
*6-Jun 1935 Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution
*13-Aug 1935 Institution of Engineers (India)
*20-Dec 1935 Royal Academy of Dancing
*13-Apr 1937 Worshipful Company of Basketmakers
*29-Jul 1937 General Infirmary at Leeds
*24-Feb 1938 Institution of Engineers Australia
*25-Nov 1938 Roedean School
*25-May 1939 National Association of Boy's Clubs
*25-Jul 1939 Imperial Cancer Research Fund

1940s

*19-Sep 1940 British Council
*30-May 1941 Australian Red Cross Society
*26-Jun 1946 King's School, Canterbury
*26-Jun 1946 Worshipful Company of Carmen
*10-Jul 1946 Arts Council of Great Britain
*10-Jul 1946 Institute of Fuel
*29-Jan 1947 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
*10-Mar 1947 British Postgraduate Medical Federation
*28-Oct 1947 Scottish National War Memorial Trustees
*28-Oct 1947 Officers Families Fund
*9-Jul 1948 University of Nottingham
*13-Sep 1948 Wye College
*13-Sep 1948 Institution of Municipal Engineers
*25-Oct 1948 British and Foreign Bible Society
*22-Dec 1948 Royal Aeronautical Society
*22-Dec 1948 University College of the West Indies
*4-Mar 1949 National Institute for the Blind
*30-Jun 1949 University College of North Staffordshire
*25-Nov 1949 Railway Benevolent Institution

1950s

*31-Mar 1950 Royal Alfred Merchant Seamen's Society
*25-Apr 1950 Women's Royal Naval Service Benevolent Trust
*25-Apr 1950 Standards Association of Australia
*9-Oct 1950 University College of Leicester
*8-Dec 1950 Worshipful Company of Musicians
*21-Dec 1950 Campbell College, Belfast
*1-Nov 1951 Ceylon Red Cross Society
*14-Nov 1951 Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion
*24-Mar 1952 University of Southampton
*9-Apr 1952 School of Pharmacy, University of London
*29-Apr 1952 St. Anne's College, Oxford
*29-Jul 1952 Royal Masonic Institution for Girls
*25-Nov 1952 Principal and Governors of Queen Elizabeth College
*4-Dec 1952 Royal Air Forces Association
*1-Apr 1953 St. Anthony's College, Oxford
*30-Apr 1953 Faculty of Radiologists
*20-Jan 1954 Australian Academy of Science
*13-May 1954 University of Hull
*15-Jul 1954 Royal Naval Association
*21-Dec 1954 Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford
*10-Feb 1955 University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
*7-Apr 1955 Cuddesdon Theological College
*7-Apr 1955 Seafarers Education Service
*29-Jul 1955 Manchester College of Science and Technology
*29-Jul 1955 Company of Farmers of the City of London
*29-Jul 1955 Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
*28-Oct 1955 University of Exeter
*9-Oct 1956 Royal Ballet
*15-Feb 1957 St. Edmund Hall, Oxford
*22-Feb 1957 Institution of Chemical Engineers
*15-Mar 1957 University of Leicester
*17-May 1957 City of London Solicitors' Company
*23-Aug 1957 English-Speaking Union of the Commonwealth
*19-Feb 1958 British Institute of Radiology
*14-Mar 1958 Nuffield College, Oxford
*21-Nov 1958 Institute of Municipal Treasurers and Accountants
*19-Dec 1958 Royal Humane Society
*15-Jun 1959 Town Planning Institute
*21-Dec 1959 Fourah Bay College - The University College of Sierra Leone

1960s

*8-Apr 1960 National Army Museum
*3-Aug 1960 Churchill College, Cambridge
*26-Oct 1960 Westcott House, Cambridge
*2-Aug 1961 University of Sussex
*24-Oct 1961 Royal Archaeological Institute
*24-Oct 1961 St. Peter's College, Oxford
*6-Dec 1961 University of Keele
*21-Dec 1961 Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters
*26-Feb 1962 University of the West Indies
*2-Oct 1962 Magistrates Association
*28-Nov 1962 Library Association of Australia
*26-Mar 1963 Society of Dyers and Colourists
*2-May 1963 Royal Society of St. George
*30-May 1963 Association of Commonwealth Universities
*29-Jul 1963 University of York
*29-Jul 1963 St. Catherine's College, Oxford
*29-Jul 1963 Animal Health Trust
*27-Nov 1963 University of East Anglia
*27-Nov 1963 University of Basutoland, the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland
*26-Mar 1964 Institution of Production Engineers
*23-Jun 1964 University of Strathclyde
*23-Jun 1964 Liverpool Medical Institution
*27-Jul 1964 University of Lancaster
*20-Nov 1964 University of Kent at Canterbury
*20-Nov 1964 University of Essex
*29-Jan 1965 University of Warwick
*26-Feb 1965 Science Research Council
*26-Feb 1965 British Psychological Society
*4-May 1965 Natural Environment Research Council
*3-Aug 1965 London Mathematical Society
*29-Oct 1965 Social Science Research Council
*31-Jan 1966 Heriot-Watt University
*24-Feb 1966 Loughborough University of Technology
*10-Mar 1966 University of Aston in Birmingham
*6-Apr 1966 City University, London
*9-Jun 1966 Brunel University
*28-Jul 1966 University of Surrey
*28-Jul 1966 Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
*20-Sep 1966 University of Bradford
*20-Sep 1966 Bath University of Technology
*10-Feb 1967 University of Salford
*28-Jun 1967 University of Dundee
*28-Jul 1967 Royal College of Art
*23-Aug 1967 Australian Boy Scouts Association
*10-Oct 1967 Institution of Radio and Electronic Engineers, Australia
*13-Nov 1967 University of Stirling
*13-Nov 1967 University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology
*22-Mar 1968 Royal African Society
*1969 Royal Hong Kong Police, "reverted to Hong Kong Police after Handover of Hong Kong"
*23-Apr 1969 Open University
*25-Jun 1969 Australian Academy of the Humanities for the Advancement of Scholarship in Language, Literature, History, Philosophy and the Fine Arts
*-Jul 1969 Australian Institute of Building
*28-Nov 1969 Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
*28-Nov 1969 Cranfield Institute of Technology
*19-Dec 1969 Royal College of Pathologists

1970s

*4-Feb 1970 Jockey Club (incorporating the National Hunt Committee)
*4-Feb 1970 University of the South Pacific
*28-Jul 1970 New University of Ulster
*30-Sep 1970 Institute of Physics
*11-Mar 1971 Heythrop College
*22-Dec 1971 Chelsea College, University of London
*22-Dec 1971 Sports Council
*22-Dec 1971 Scottish Sports Council
*22-Dec 1971 Sports Council for Wales
*28-Jun 1972 New Hall, Cambridge
*23-Oct 1972 Royal College of General Practitioners
*24-Oct 1973 Anglo-German Foundation for the study of Industrial Society
*16-Oct 1974 Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
*12-Feb 1975 Institute of Cost and Management Accountants
*12-Feb 1975 Institution of Metallurgists
*18-Mar 1975 Institute of Measurement and Control
*12-Nov 1975 College of Law
*17-Mar 1976 Institution of Heating and Ventilating Engineers under title of "Chartered Institution of Building Services"
*19-May 1976 Design Council
*19-May 1976 Society of Industrial Artists and Designers
*9-Jun 1976 Darwin College, Cambridge
*15-Sep 1976 Institute of Bankers in Scotland
*27-Oct 1976 Wolfson College, Cambridge
*15-Nov 1977 University College London
*25-Apr 1978 Carnegie Trustees for the Universities of Scotland (new)
*6-Feb 1979 Institute of Arbitrators
*14-Mar 1979 Building Societies Institute
*14-Mar 1979 Institute of Biology

1980s

*13-Feb 1980 King's College London
*19-Mar 1980 Royal Society of Chemistry (amalgamation between Royal Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Society)
*28-Jul 1980 Chartered Institute of Building
*18-Feb 1981 Wolfson College, Oxford
*28-Oct 1981 Engineering Council
*10-Feb 1982 Institute of Foresters
*11-Feb 1983 University of Buckingham
*22-Jun 1983 British Film Institute
*18-May 1983 Crafts Council
*20-Apr 1984 Fellowship of Engineering
*11-Apr 1984 Industrial Society
*25-Jun 1984 Institute of Housing
*25-Jun 1984 Institution of Environmental Health Officers
*31-Jul 1984 University of Ulster
*31-Jul 1984 British Computer Society
*12-Sep 1984 Clare Hall, Cambridge
*30-Oct 1984 Robinson College, Cambridge
*5-Jun 1986 Linacre College, Oxford
*8-Jul 1986 London Graduate School of Business Studies
*10-Feb 1987 Institute of Bankers
*10-Jun 1987 University of London Institute of Education
*23-Mar 1988 College of Ophthalmologists
*27-Apr 1988 Motability
*7-Feb 1989 Chartered Institute of Marketing
*2-Aug 1989 Queen Mary and Westfield College
*19-Dec 1989 Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind
*1-Nov 1989 Goldsmiths College, University of London

1990s

*7-Jun 1990 The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications
*26-Jun 1990 Royal Star and Garter Home
*21-May 1991 The Henley Management College
*11-Feb 1992 Royal College of Anaesthetists
*15-Jul 1992 The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply
*16-Dec 1993 Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
*16-Dec 1993 Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
*16-Dec 1993 Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council
*8-Feb 1994 Arts Council of England
*8-Feb 1994 Scottish Arts Council
*8-Feb 1994 Arts Council of Wales
*15-Mar 1994 The Chartered Institute of Taxation
*14-Dec 1994 Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management
*14-Dec 1994 Council for the Central Laboratory of the Research Council
*11-Apr 1995 Mansfield College, Oxford
*11-Apr 1995 Templeton College, Oxford
*28-Jun 1995 The College of Optometrists
*23-Nov 1995 Manchester College, Oxford
*13-Mar 1996 York Borough Council
*13-Mar 1996 Cardiff County Council (?)
*26-Jun 1996 Sedgefield Borough Council
*23-Jul 1996 North East Lincolnshire Borough Council
*23-Jul 1996 Sport England
*23-Jul 1996 UK Sport
*23-Jul 1996 College Paediatrics and Child Health
*26-Jun 1997 Landscape Institute
*22-Jul 1997 Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge
*22-Jul 1997 Brighton and Hove Borough Council
*11-Feb 1998 Medway Borough Council
*11-Feb 1998 Historic Royal Palaces
*22-Apr 1998 St Edmund's College, Cambridge
*15-Oct 1998 North Lincolnshire Borough Council
*12-Oct 1999 The Prince's Trust
*24-Nov 1999 Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund

21st century

*8-Feb 2000 Institute of Personnel and Development
*12-Jul 2000 The Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland
*11-Apr 2001 Institution of Incorporated Engineers
*11-Dec 2001 Chartered Institute of Wastes Management
*12-Feb 2002 Chartered Management Institute
*12-Feb 2002 Telford and the Wrekin Borough Council
*26-Jun 2002 Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
*12-Jun 2003 The Science Council
*15-Dec 2003 Thames Valley University
*11-Feb 2004 The Worshipful Company of Engineers
*11-Feb 2004 The Worshipful Company of Paviors
*8-May 2004 Society for the Environment
*27-Jul 2004 The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain
*13-Oct 2004 Association for Science Education

ee also

* List of Canadian organizations with royal patronage
* Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of Irish organisations with royal patronage — List of organisations in the Republic of Ireland with a royal charter is an incomplete list of organisations based in Ireland that have received a royal charter from an Irish, English or British monarch.: See also List of organisations with a… …   Wikipedia

  • List of organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter — List organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter is an incomplete list of organisations based in the United Kingdom that have received a royal charter from an English, Scottish, or British monarch.: See also List of organisations… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Engineers — British Army Arms and Services Combat Arms Royal Armoured Corps Infantry Guards Division Scottish Division …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Dutch Shell — plc Type Public limited company Traded as LSE:  …   Wikipedia

  • British Computer Society — Type Professional Organisation Founded 1957 Origins London Computer Group, The British Computer Society Key people …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Institution — Christmas Lectures 1856 The Royal Institution of Great Britain (often abbreviated as the Royal Institution or RI) is an organization devoted to scientific education and research, based in London. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • List of United Kingdom-related topics — This is a list of topics related to the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom contains a more comprehensive selection of UK articles. United Kingdom, Constituent Countries, Dependencies and Territories*United Kingdom **England **Scotland **Wales… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Academy of Dance — The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is a leading International dance examination board specialising in Classical Ballet. The Academy was established in London, England in 1920 and received its Royal Charter in 1936. HM Queen Elizabeth II is… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England — Coordinates: 51°30′55″N 0°6′57″W / 51.51528°N 0.11583°W / 51.51528; 0.11583 …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Astronomical Society — This article is about the British Society. For the Canadian Society, see Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. The entrance to the Royal Astronomical Society at Burlington House. The Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) is a learned society that… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.