Grey Seal at Farne Islands Mark Kirkland

Useful information

If you need to quickly find any legal documents or background about us, this is the page for you.

Charity registration details

The Marine Conservation Society is a registered charity in England and Wales 1004005 and in Scotland SC037480. We are a registered company limited by guarantee in England and Wales 02550966 and our VAT number is 321491232.

Our registered office is Overross House, Ross Park, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7US.

We have a trading company called M C S Sales with registered company number is 01766795 which donates all of its profits to the charity.

Annual impact reports

We publish our annual impact reports in the autumn each year. The last five reports are published on our website. If you need printed copies please do contact us at [email protected].

Our action plan

Our action plan highlights the actions we want to take to recover the health of our ocean.

Read Our action plan

Policies and useful documents

We are guided by a range of policies. Those below are the ones we often get asked for, but if there are others you want to see please do contact us at [email protected]

Read our Sustainability and environmental policy

Read our Modern Slavery Act statement

Read our Equity, inclusion and diversity statement

Read our Ethical fundraising policy

Read Our supporter promise

Read our Articles of association


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