Charity Regulation

Paisley Art Institute was established in 1876 as an unincorporated association.

It is a membership body with a voluntary management committee who acts as the trustees.

It is recognised as a Scottish Charity, regulated by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR).

Charity No. SC000840

Constitution as approved at AGM 1 Dec 2020

Note: a new constitution has been approved at the AGM 1 Dec 2020.  It is now being sent to OSCR, the charity regulator, for final approval.  This process may take 90-120 days and,  during the interregnum, members will observe both the existing and the new constitution.

Constitution – as adopted October 2016 *

* superceded by a new constitution 1Dec2020

The Charity maintains several digital domains as part of its assets. (this website – currently active)
Facebook, Twitter & Instagram @ArtPaisley

and inactive domains