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The Zoological Society Of London

What it does
    To achieve and promote the conservation of animals and their habitats.
Who works here
  • 1016 employees and 257 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Animals
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales, Bangladesh, China, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Malaysia, New Zealand, Ireland, South Africa, Switzerland, Thailand, Italy, Spain, France, United States, Uganda, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Czech Republic, Dominica, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Greece, Iceland, Japan, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mongolia, Namibia, Netherlands, Niger, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Tanzania, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Zambia, British Indian Ocean Territory, Christmas Island, French Polynesia, Greenland, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie And Oeno Islands, South Sudan
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
30/04/2018 £65,597,000 £64,210,000 £1,387,000 2 1016 257 21/02/2019
30/04/2017 £85,609,000 £85,433,000 £176,000 £65,713,000 1 906 530 21/12/2017
31/12/2015 £55,550,000 £53,015,000 £2,535,000 £64,836,000 2 808 601 05/07/2016
31/12/2014 £55,202,000 £51,033,000 £4,169,000 £59,831,000 3 1136 494 09/07/2015
31/12/2013 £52,076,407 £45,743,713 £6,332,694 £61,801,475 3 673 573 24/06/2014
31/12/2012 £44,630,148 £41,792,078 £2,838,070 £53,776,559 3 647 0 29/10/2013
31/12/2011 £45,845,054 £41,605,784 £4,239,270 £50,415,025 3 634 0 16/10/2012
31/12/2010 £41,088,087 £40,161,805 £926,282 £47,499,196 2 625 0 22/09/2011
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £5,678,470

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£99,400
28/02/2019
City Bridge Trust £99,400 over two further years (£49,100, £50,300) for the salary of the part-time Project Manager and Project Coordinator posts and related Tidal Thames Conservation project costs.
£68,200
26/04/2018
National Lottery Heritage Fund Angelsharks in Wales: Safeguarding one of the world’s rarest sharks through fisher-participation, heritage and citizen-science
£18,370
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Community Engagement in the River Brent, a Critical River for Eels
£200,000
31/05/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation The Snowdon Aviary Restoration Project
£150,000
31/07/2016
Esmee Fairbairn Towards delivery costs for the Garden Wildlife Project enabling ZSL to work with partners and the public to map and understand diseases afflicting birds, hedgehogs, reptiles and amphibians.
£4,894,700
22/03/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund Snowdon Aviary Restoration Project
£150,000
30/06/2015
City Bridge Trust £150,000 over three years (£52,000; £49,000; £49,000) for the salary of two part-time posts and related Tidal Thames Conservation project costs.
£97,800
09/07/2014
National Lottery Heritage Fund The fish that smells of cucumber: conservation of smelt (Osmerus eperlanus) in the Thames Estuary
Governance
Trustees (15)
Main office

Zoological Society of London
Regent's Park
London
NW1 4RY

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 208728
  • First registered on
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