Details of the type of governing document the charity has and when it was established. It is not the full text of the charity's governing document.
MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 27 APRIL 1978 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION 26 FEB 1985, 16 MAY 1991, 30 JULY 1991, 18 FEB 1992, 15 FEB 1994, 11 FEB 1997, 12 FEB 1998, 17 FEB 2000, 20 JUNE 2002 AND 24 JUNE 2004
AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 01/07/2015 as amended on 28 May 2019 as amended on 22 Jul 2019
5. The objects for which the Company is established are for the benefit and safety of the public:-
5.1 to promote and encourage improved standards in the safe and efficient distribution, storage, handling, usage advice and application of plant protection products and relevant techniques (including molecular technology, biotechnology, plant nutrition, biopesticide products) used in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, industrial, public health and other relevant industry sectors
5.2 to promote and encourage improved standards in the safe and efficient use of plant nutrition products and related advice in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, industrial and other relevant industry sectors;
5.3 to advance education amongst the public and those with an interest in the matter of the storage, distribution, contract application and handling and use of relevant products and technologies by the provision, encouragement and facilitation of suitable training, professional development and educational activities; and
5.4 to improve standards and advice on any sector of the agricultural and related industries and their services that are considered relevant by the Board and that are compatible with the systems and competence of BASIS.
Area of benefit
The area the charity can operate in, as set out in its governing document.