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The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-202918 .
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Description

Oxfam's objects are to prevent and relieve poverty and protect the vulnerable anywhere in the world. Oxfam furthers its objects through interlinked activities of humanitarian relief, development work and advocacy and campaigning. Oxfam is an affiliate member of Oxfam International. Details of Oxfam's mission and ways of working can be found at www.oxfam.org.uk

Also known as

  • Oxfam
  • Oxfam GB

CCEW Charity number

202918

Company number

00612172

Registered

Postcode

OX4 2JY

Website

oxfam.org.uk

Latest income

£344,300,000 (on )

This organisation record is based on data from Registered charities in England and Wales published by Charity Commission for England and Wales.

Depending on the data source, location may describe the headquarters of the organisation rather than the area it operates in.

Area of operation outside the UK

  • Afghanistan
  • Armenia
  • Angola
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Bolivia, Plurinational State of
  • Brazil
  • Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
  • Central African Republic
  • Colombia
  • Ethiopia
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Haiti
  • Indonesia
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Cambodia
  • Lebanon
  • Sri Lanka
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Myanmar
  • Malawi
  • Mexico
  • Mozambique
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Nicaragua
  • Nepal
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
  • Palestine, State of
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Sudan
  • Sierra Leone
  • Senegal
  • Somalia
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Chad
  • Thailand
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Uganda
  • Viet Nam
  • Vanuatu
  • Yemen
  • South Africa
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Registered Office in the UK

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Linked records

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This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-202918 .

Oxfam (this record)

Organisation record from Charity Commission for England and Wales
Last updated 2022-07-06

Oxfam

Organisation record from Office of Scottish Charity Regulator
Last updated 2022-06-30

Oxfam

Organisation record from Companies House
Last updated 2022-07-02

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Themes and activities

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This organisation has been classified using different categories:

International Classification of Non-profit and Third Sector Organizations (ICNP/TSO)

ICNP/TSO categories have been automatically assigned from a machine learning model, as part of the UK Charity Classification project.

  • International activities G30

UK Charity Activity Tags

These tags are taken from a project to classify all UK charities using a common set of tags. The tags are applied using keyword searching, so may be incorrect for particular cases.

Visit charityclassification.org.uk for more information on the project. If you have any feedback on the classification system or how it has been applied there is a form on the project homepage.

  • Charitable activities CA » Advice and individual advocacy CA101
  • Charitable activities CA » Policy campaigning and advocacy CA103
  • Economic and community development EC » International development EC103
  • Saving of lives SL » Humanitarian relief SL102
  • Social welfare SW » Individual poverty SW105

Theme (CCEW)

  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty 105
  • Overseas Aid/famine Relief 106
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity 115

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Children/young People 201
  • Elderly/old People 202
  • People With Disabilities 203
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies 205
  • The General Public/mankind 207

Activities (CCEW)

  • Makes Grants To Organisations 302
  • Provides Other Finance 303
  • Provides Services 306
  • Provides Advocacy/advice/information 307
  • Sponsors Or Undertakes Research 308
  • Other Charitable Activities 310

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
1965-09-07 (Registered as a charity)
2004-04-30 172,200,000 176,500,000
2005-04-30 237,500,000 211,900,000
2006-04-30 293,100,000 282,700,000
2007-04-30 290,700,000 297,200,000
2008-04-30 299,700,000 298,400,000
2009-04-30 308,300,000 318,600,000
2010-03-31 318,000,000 294,800,000
2011-03-31 367,500,000 361,100,000
2012-03-31 385,500,000 378,700,000
2013-03-31 367,900,000 384,600,000
2014-03-31 389,100,000 365,100,000
2015-03-31 401,400,000 387,800,000
2016-03-31 414,700,000 420,700,000
2017-03-31 408,600,000 402,600,000
2018-03-31 427,200,000 438,700,000
2019-03-31 434,100,000 397,500,000
2020-03-31 367,400,000 384,600,000
2021-03-31 344,300,000 368,800,000

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Income from government

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2021
£
2020
£
Contracts with government
Income from government contracts 978,256 978,256
Government contracts as % of total income 0.3% 0.3%
Number of government contracts 2 1
Government grants
Income from government grants 18,303,244 8,658,797
Government grants as % of total income 5.3% 2.4%
Number of government grants 1,009 4

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Statement of Financial Activities

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Statement of financial activities for year ended .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£m
2020
£m
Incoming resources
Donations and other voluntary income 91.3 85.3
Legacies 14.0 17.6
Endowments - -
Donations and legacies 105.3 102.9
Income from charitable activities 179.9 168.5
Income from other trading activities 39.4 93.5
Income from investments 0.2 0.5
Other income 19.5 2.0
Total 344.3 367.4
Expenditure
Investment management 0.1 0.2
Other spending on raising funds 84.6 99.4
Spending on raising funds 84.7 99.6
Grants to institutions 83.3 71.2
Other charitable activities 200.1 212.7
Charitable activities 283.4 283.9
Other spending 0.7 1.1
Total 368.8 384.6
Net income / (expenditure) (24.5) (17.2)

Oxfam

GB-CHC-202918

Balance sheet

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Balance sheet at .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£m
2020
£m
Fixed assets
Tangible and intangible assets 6.1 8.1
Investment assets 2.9 2.4
9.0 10.5
Current assets
Current investment assets 4.0 4.2
Cash 72.8 68.6
Other current assets 66.4 64.4
143.2 137.2
Creditors
Amounts falling due within one year -68 -40
Net current assets 74.9 97.6
Total assets less current liabilities 83.9 108.1
Creditors
Amounts falling due after one year -40 -12
Net assets 44.1 96.2
Funds
Endowment funds 2.1 2.1
Restricted funds 14.1 41.6
Unrestricted funds 27.9 52.5
44.1 96.2

Oxfam

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Grants received

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Received 23 grants. Showing most recent 10 grants.

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Date Funder Amount awarded Description
Brian Mercer Trust £25,000 Grant to Oxfam UK
Foundation Scotland £306 Grant to Oxfam
Foundation Scotland £294 Grant to Oxfam in Scotland
Foundation Scotland £240 Grant to Oxfam in Scotland
Foundation Scotland £240 Grant to Oxfam in Scotland
Foundation Scotland £240 Grant to Oxfam in Scotland
Comic Relief £41,010 QuidsIn
Foundation Scotland £250 Grant to Oxfam in Scotland
The National Lottery Community Fund £798,882 A Menu for Change: Cash, Rights, Food
Comic Relief £1,000,000 Combating Sexual and Gender-Based Violence to retain girls and boys in Malawian schools for improved

Data source

Grants data comes from funders who publish data using the 360Giving Data Standard. It was accessed using the 360Giving Datastore.

Oxfam

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