Register of Charities - The Charity Commission THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LITERATURE OF THE UNITED KINGDOM

Charity number: 213962
Charity reporting is up to date (on time)

Activities - how the charity spends its money

The Royal Society of Literature celebrates and nurtures all that is best in British literature, past and present. We are the UK's charity for the advancement of literature. We act as a voice for the value of literature, engage people in literature, and honour and encourage writers. Activities include public events, awards and prizes, campaigns and young people's outreach.

Income and expenditure

Data for financial year ending 31 December 2021

Total income: £290,353
Total expenditure: £463,132


This charity raises funds from the public but does not work with professional fundraisers or commercial participators.


This charity does not have any trading subsidiaries.

Trustee payments

One or more trustees receive payments or benefits from the charity for providing services to the charity.